JUST IN: Lagos State Discharges 33 COVID-19 Patients
Lagos State Ministry of Health has announced that 33 more COVID-19 patients have been discharged in the state after fully recovering and testing negative twice.
The Lagos ministry of health broke the news on Monday.
*️⃣33 #COVID19Lagos patients; 9 females & 24 males; all Nigerians have been discharged from our Isolation facilities at Onikan & Eti-Osa (LandMark) reunite with the society.@jidesanwoolu@followlasg@Fmohnigeria@NCDCgov@DigiCommsNG@ARISEtv@WHO pic.twitter.com/2DGJL8jdgu
— LSMOH (@LSMOH) May 11, 2020
“Today, 33 more #COVID19Lagos patients; 24 males and 9 females, all Nigerians were discharged from our isolation facilities to reunite with the society.
“The patients; 17 from Onikan and 16 from Eti-Osa (LandMark) Isolation Centres have fully recovered and tested negative twice consecutively to #COVID19.
“This latest discharge brings the total number of cases successfully managed to full recovery at our isolation facilities in Lagos to 502,” the Lagos health ministry tweeted.
Lagos currently has the highest number of COVID-19 patients with 1,845 confirmed cases out of Nigeria’s total of 4,399 cases recorded in 34 states and the federal capital territory (FCT).