Lagos State has discharged 16 more COVID-19 patients who have recovered from the infection.
The discharged persons include 14 males ( One British, one Polish and one Chinese) and 2 females.
In a tweet on his official handle, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said this brings to 85, the total number of recovered COVID-19 patients treated in the state’s facilities.
“The patients; 14 from IDH, Yaba and 2 from Onikan Isolation centre have fully recovered and tested negative twice consecutively to COVID-19.
“This brings the number of patients successfully managed and discharged from our facilities to 85.
“As our front line health workers record successes in the battle against #COVID19, we are duty-bound as citizens to break the chain of transmission of the infection by staying safe at home, practising social distancing and adopting the highest possible personal hygiene.
“We will continue to do our best as Government to cushion the effect of this lockdown by re-energizing our welfare package. Please keep faith with us as we work to win this battle together. Thank you for your continued perseverance and patience”.