Lagos state Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced that the state has discharged another 60 COVID-19 patients, in a tweet on Tuesday.
31 of them were discharged from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, 19 from the Ibeju-Lekki Isolation Centre and 10 from Eti-Osa Isolation centre.
This brings the total number of recovered and discharged COVID-19 patients in Nigeria, to 481, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
The NCDC’s Tuesday night tweet also adds that 148 new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in Nigeria, bringing the total case figure to 2,950, with 98 deaths.
Today, we discharged 60 #COVID19 Lagos patients; 40 males and 20 females, from our Yaba, Eti-Osa and Ibeju-Lekki isolation facilities to reunite with their families and society
The patients, 31 from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba,…
— Babajide Sanwo-Olu (@jidesanwoolu) May 5, 2020