45 More COVID-19 Patients Recover In Lagos


The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced Sunday, that 45 more coronavirus (COVID-19) patients have been discharged in the state.

Sanwo-Olu, explained that the persons discharged from the government facilities comprise 18 females and 27 males.

The governor said they were discharged to reunite with the society after receiving treatment and tested negative to COVID-19 in six isolation centres in the state.

A breakdown of the figure shows that 20 people were discharged in Gbagada, nine in Onikan, and two others recovered at the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba.

One each was also released from the facilities in Agidingbi and Lekki, and 12 others from the COVID-19 treatment centre at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).

This brings to 1328, the number of COVID-19 confirmed cases that have been successfully managed and discharged in Lagos.

“COVID-19 is real! Let’s continue to adhere strictly to physical distancing and hand hygiene principles,” Governor Sanwo-Olu urged the residents.



Aneta Felix is a seasoned broadcast journalist and versatile content producer with an interest in reporting on human and gender rights, insecurity, corruption, and development among others. She has over five years of progressive experience, working across online, radio, and TV platforms, reporting the Boko Haram insurgency in Adamawa state, covering elections across the country and interviewing CEOs of multi-million dollar companies. Aneta is also the producer and presenter of the business documentary program, Startups, on TV360 Nigeria. She is a graduate of International Studies and Diplomacy from the University of Benin and is based in Lagos Nigeria.

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