The Lagos State government on Sunday night confirmed the discharge of 37 coronavirus patients from the state’s isolation facilities.
The state governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who disclosed this in a statement, said 31 Nigerians and six foreigners were discharged from the facilities on Sunday.
He added that the patients were discharged after they tested negative twice for the virus.
The governor said: “Good people of Lagos, today, 37 #COVID-19 Lagos patients: 15 females and 22 males, including six foreign nationals, were discharged from our isolation facilities to reunite with the society.
“The patients were discharged from the centres as followed: Agidingbi (8), Onikan (7), Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba (7); Gbagada (1), First Cardiology (2) and LUTH (12).
“Remember, stopping the community spread of #COVID-19 begins with you!”
He urged the people of the state to always stay safe by maintaining physical distancing, good personal hygiene, and taking responsibility for a COVID-19-free Lagos.