Lagos State has discharged 15 more patients who have recovered from the coronavirus.
This latest addition brings the total recoveries in the state to 623.
The state Health Commissioner, Akin Abayomi disclosed this in a late night tweet on Monday.
“177 new COVID-19 Infection confirmed in Lagos. Total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Lagos is now 2566.
“15 fully recovered COVID-19 patients; 9 females and 6 males, all Nigerians were discharged. This brings the total number of #COVID19 discharged patients in Lagos to 623,” he said.
Lagos state is now accounting for 1889 active infections and 36 associated deaths reported in the state.
See the tweet below:
#COVID19Lagos update as at 17th of May, 2020
📣177 new #COVID19 Infection confirmed in Lagos.
📣Total number of confirmed #COVID19 cases in Lagos is now 2566
— Prof. Akin Abayomi (@ProfAkinAbayomi) May 18, 2020