Lagos state Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced a massive discharge of 60 patients who were treated of coronavirus.
Sanwo-Olu who disclosed this via his twitter handle said, “Today, we discharged 60 #COVID19 Lagos patients; 40 males and 20 females, from our Yaba, Eti-Osa and Ibeju-Lekki isolation facilities to reunite with their families and society.
“The patients, 31 from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, 19 from the Ibeju-Lekki and 10 from Eti-Osa Isolation Centres were discharged having fully recovered and tested negative in two consecutive readings.
“With this, the number of #COVID19 confirmed cases that have been successfully managed and discharged in Lagos is now 321.
“It is important that we do the right things at this time. #EasingTheLockdown is not a reason for us to rush out and eschew all safety guidelines. We must all play out part and take responsibility.”
So far, Lagos has discharged 321 patients, out of 1,199 cases recorded in the state.