Nigeria: 11 recovered #COVID19 patients discharged in Lagos, says governor


Eleven patients who earlier tested positive for #COVID19 and were admitted at the Yaba isolation centre in Lagos State, Nigeria’s commercial nerve centre, are now negative and have been rein ited with their families.

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu 

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who broke this news said: “I am happy to break to you, my good people of Lagos, the news of the release today of 11 more patients from our facility in Yaba.

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“They have fully recovered and have tested negative to #COVID19 and have been allowed to return home to their families.

“The patients include two females and nine males. Their results came out negative in two rounds of tests.

“I want to use this opportunity to, once again, thank our frontline health workers and other professionals for their service.

“Let me reiterate that this is not the time to relax, but to maintain our vigilance because of the community infection that we are beginning to see.

“I assure you that at the end, we will hoist a flag of victory – with your cooperation and by the grace of the Almighty.”