By Martins Ifijeh
The Lagos State Government has discharged 45 additional COVID-19 patients from its isolation centres, bringing to 1740 the number of successfully treated persons in the state.
Announcing this yesterday, the state Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu said 27 of the patients are males, while 18 are females, including four foreign nationals.
He said: “19 of the patients were discharged from Eti-Osa, 11 from Onikan and 15 from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) isolation centres.
“With this, the number of COVID-19 cases successfully managed and discharged from Lagos isolation centres has risen to 1740.
“Remember, it is now a criminal offense in Lagos State to go out without using a face-mask. Let’s adhere strictly to public advisories given by government,” he said.