The Lagos Government on Thursday discharged seven coronavirus patients from the Mainland Hospital, an infectious disease facility in Yaba area of the state.
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who disclosed this via his verified Twitter handle @jidesanwoolu, stated that the patients had fully recovered from the virus.
His tweet read: “Good people of Lagos, I bring you awesome news from IDH, Yaba, which is as a testament to our resolve to overcome the lethal #COVID19 pandemic ravaging the world. Today, we discharged seven more patients who have fully recovered and tested negative twice consecutively for #COVID19.’’
According to the Governor, the patients include one female and six males; three of the discharged male patients are foreign nationals; two Ukrainians and one Italian.
So far, of the overall 276 cases COVID-19 reported in Nigeria, Lagos has recorded 145 cases with three deaths and 39 recoveries.