Breaking: 87 patients beat Covid-19 in Lagos, rejoin families, friends

May 27, 2020 Editor 0

Up to 87 people earlier infected with coronavirus have regain their full health status and have been discharged from various isolation centres in Lagos state. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who disclosed this Wednesday night via Twitter handle said, “Today, 87 recovered #COVID19 patients; 40 females & 47 males, were discharged to rejoin the society. They were discharged having fully recovered & Read More

Covid-19: Health Commissioner gives fresh update, confirms 38 dead, 2640 total cases in Lagos

May 19, 2020 Editor 0

Lagos state Commissioner of Health, Prof Akin Aboyomi, has confirmed that 38 Covid-19 related deaths have been recorded in the state. Prof Abayomi via his twitter handle said, “74 new Covid-19 infection confirmed in Lagos. Total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Lagos is now 2640. “Two more Covid-19 related deaths recorded in Lagos. This brings total Covid-19 related deaths Read More

Breaking: 22-year-old Covid-19 patient delivered of twins

May 19, 2020 Editor 0

Again, Lagos State Teaching Hospital (LUTH) has history during the Covid-19 era. The Lagos-based hospital has announced delivery of a twin baby by a Covid-19 patient. LUTH Chairman Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC), Prof. Wasiu Adeyemo, who made this known via the hospital’s Twitter account said, “LUTH delivers fourth patient (22 years old) with COVID-19 of twins (3.2kg and 3.25kg for Read More

Breaking: Lagos Health Commissioner makes fresh Covid-19 revelation on Nigerian returnees

May 17, 2020 Editor 0

Lagos Commissioner Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, has revealed that three of Nigerian evacuees from Dubai have tested positive for coronavirus. Some days ago, 256 Nigerians returned to the country, and were quarantined in Lagos. Prof Abayomi who revealed this via his twitter handle, Sunday morning, said, “3 of the returnees recently evacuated from Dubai have tested positive for Covid-19 infection Read More

Breaking: Woman with Covid-19 delivered of new baby as Lagos discharges 67 more patients

May 16, 2020 Editor 0

Lagos state governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced safe baby delivery of a woman with Covid-19. Sanwo-Olu who announced this via his twitter handle, Saturday evening, said, “I bring you great news from our isolation facilities. Today, a pregnant #COVID19 patient was delivered of a baby boy at the Gbagada Isolation Centre. Both mother and child are doing well. “Also, 67 Read More

Breaking: Lagos treats, discharges oldest Covid-19 patient

May 13, 2020 Editor 0

Lagos state Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced successful treatment and discharge of a 98-year-old woman from the isolation centre after testing negative twice. The woman was among 26 others discharged later on Wednesday. Sanwu-Olu who revealed this Wednesday night via twitter handle said, “Today, we discharged a 98 year old woman, our oldest #COVID19 patient in Lagos. She joined 25 Read More

Covid-19: Lagos confirms 33 dead as cases near 2000

May 9, 2020 Editor 0

Lagos state government has confirmed the death of 33 Covid-19 patients since the pandemic found its way into the commercial city in Nigeria. Confirming this on Saturday via his twitter handle, Commissioner for Health Prof Akin Abayomi said 176 new coronavirus cases were recorded on Friday while 42 patients were successfully treated and discharged. He said the number of confirmed Read More

Breaking: Again, Lagos treats, discharges massive 48 Covid-19 patients

May 7, 2020 Editor 0

Lagos state has again treated and released massive 48 Covid-19 patients. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who disclosed this on Thursday said, “We will continue to celebrate and acknowledge our wins, as well as reflect on our losses. These will help us stay on course, prevent us from being distracted, help us stay focused as we face this pandemic head-on. “The patients, Read More

Breaking: Lagos, NDDC officials in airport, set to receive Nigerians from UAE

May 6, 2020 Suleiman Idris 0

Officials of Lagos State government, the National Center for Disease Control (NCDC), alongside others personnel from the Nigeria Immigration Service and associated bodies are waiting to receive Nigerians aboard Emirates Airline. No fewer than 265 Nigerians are currently airborne from Dubai (United Arab Emirates) in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The flight is expected to touch down the International Read More

Breaking: 2 returnees import new Covid-19 cases to Nasarawa

April 30, 2020 Mohammed Yangida 0

Nasarawa state Thursday, recorded two new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total of confirmed cases in the state to three. Governor Abdullahi Sule announced this in a press briefing at government house Lafia, the state capital. According to the governor, the victims are returnees from Lagos state. He said the two new cases who have been under quarantine at the Read More

COVID-19: Why Ebonyi is yet to record any case – Commissioner

April 26, 2020 Paul Okah 0

The Ebonyi state Commissioner for Project Monitoring and Evaluation, Chief Oluchukwu Ukie Ezeali, popularly known as P. Noble has commended the efforts of the state governor, Engr. David Umahi, in making sure that the Coronavirus pandemic does not spread to the state as Ebonyi is the only state in the South East yet to record a COVID-19 case. From the Read More

Breaking: 3 foreigners, 7 Nigerian patients conquer Covid-19 in Lagos, discharged

April 24, 2020 Editor 0

Lagos state Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has revealed that 10 more patients have recovered after they tested negative twice for coronavirus. Sanwo-Olu who disclosed this via his twitter handle, Friday evening, said, “Even with the number of cases rising, we are happy to celebrate our success stories because they show that a positive #COVID19 case isn’t necessarily a case of doom Read More

Breaking: Coronavirus hits Adamawa as cases near 1000 in Nigeria, 28 dead

April 22, 2020 Editor 0

Latest report on the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) portal indicate that the novel Covid-19 has dropped in Adamawa state. With the latest development, Adamawa became the 26th state to record the pandemic with Lagos state again leading massively with 74 cases. According to NCDC, “91 new cases of #COVID19 have been reported; 74 in Lagos, 5 in Katsina, Read More

Breaking: More Covid-19 deaths rear up in Lagos

April 21, 2020 Editor 0

The Lagos state Commissioner of Health Prof Akin Abayomi has disclosed that new coronavirus deaths have been recorded in the state. Prof Abayomi who disclosed this, Tuesday morning, said, “#COVID19Lagos Update. No new case of #COVID19 was confirmed in Lagos on 20th April, 2020. “However, #COVID19 related deaths were recorded in Lagos. One of the deceased was a 45 years Read More

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Breaking: Three Covid-19 patients confirmed dead in Lagos

April 18, 2020 Editor 0

Lagos state Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi, has announced the death of three more COVID-19 patients. Prof Abayomi who disclosed the latest developement via his twitter handle said, “32 new #COVID19 cases were confirmed in Lagos on April 17, 2020. Total number of confirmed cases in Lagos now stands at 286. “Sadly, Lagos has recorded three more deaths bringing total Read More

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Breaking: 85 Coronavirus patients now treated, discharged in Lagos

April 16, 2020 Editor 0

Lagos state Commissioner of Health, Prof Akin Abayomi, has just revealed that 16 more patients have been discharged after recovering from Covid-19. Prof. Abayomi who disclosed this via his twitter handle said, “18 new cases of #COVID19 Infection were confirmed in Lagos on 15th of April, 2020. “The cheering news, however, is that 16 fully recovered #COVID-19 patients have been Read More

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Happening now: Lagos residents scream, scamper for safety as ‘one million boys’ terrorise Egbeda, Igando, others

April 16, 2020 Editor 0

Despite recent arrival of special squad from the Inspector General of Police, residents of Lagos state, especially those living around Egbeda, Igando area are running for their dear lives following unabated attacks by some hoodlums popularly known as one million boys. Blueprint gathered that the hoodlums in large numbers, comprising of hefty young boys and girls have been terrorising the Read More

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Breaking: 3 foreigners, 10 Nigerians recover, discharged from Lagos hospital

April 15, 2020 Editor 0

Lagos state Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has again confirmed the discharge of 16 patients after they tested negative for coronavirus. Sanwo-Olu who revealed this via his twitter handle said, “I have more great news from our isolation facilities. 16 persons; 14 males and 2 females including 3 foreigners – 1 British, 1 Chinese and 1 Polish citizen have been discharged to Read More

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Breaking: Coronavirus cases now 9 in Kano as 5 new shows up

April 15, 2020 Editor 0

Nine positive cases of Covid-19 have now been recorded in Kano with five new ones discovered Wednesday morning. The state Ministry of Health revealed this via their verified twitter handle. The first ever coronavirus case emerged in Kano last Saturday after a former Ambassador imported it from Lagos state. Details loading…

Breaking: 6 more coronavirus patients recover, discharged in Lagos

April 13, 2020 Editor 0

Six more coronavirus patients including five male, one female have recovered and are discharged from the Lagos Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba. Lagos state Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who revealed this Monday said, “Good people of Lagos, I have more great news from our isolation facilities. Today, 6 more persons; 1 female and 5 males have been discharged to join society. “The Read More

Breaking: Lagos quarantines 4 nurses as another Covid-19 patient dies

April 11, 2020 NAN 0

The Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) says it has placed four of its nurses on isolation, after their contact with a patient who died of COVID-19. Prof. Tokunboh Fabamwo, LASUTH Chief Medical Director, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos. NAN recalls that the hospital had earlier on Saturday confirmed the Read More

Breaking: 4 more patients overcome Covid-19, out of Lagos hospital as Sanwu-Olu celebrates health workers

April 11, 2020 Editor 0

Lagos state Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced discharge of four new COVID-19 patients. An elated Sanwo-Olu who disclosed the latest via his twitter handle, Saturday, said the discharged patients tested negative to the virus after their treatment at the state’s isolation facilities. “Today, four more patients; all male, including an 11-year-old boy have been discharged from the Lagos State Isolation Read More