The Lagos State government on Tuesday confirmed the discharge of 62 coronavirus patients from the state’s isolation centres.
The state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who disclosed this in a statement, said the patients were discharged after testing negative twice for coronavirus.
He added that the discharged patients included 51 Nigerians and 11 foreign nationals.
Sanwo-Olu said: “Good people of Lagos, today, 62 #COVID-19 Lagos patients: 19 females and 43 males including 11 foreign nationals were discharged from our isolation facilities to reunite with the society.
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“The patients: 22 from Eti-Osa (LandMark); seven from Onikan; 10 from Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba; two from Gbagada, four from Agidingbi and 17 from LUTH Isolation Centres were discharged after full recovery.
“Remember, #COVID19 spreads faster in crowded places. Avoid crowded places, open up your windows, and meet people in open places.”
“Maintain physical distancing even if you #MaskUp, #take responsibility for a COVID-19 free Lagos, stopping community spread of #COVID19 begins with you! Let’s stay safe!.”