The Lagos State Ministry of Health has confirmed the discharge of 49 more patients who have recovered from COVID-19 in the state. This takes the total number of patients successfully managed and discharged in Lagos state to 187.
The newly discharged patients are Twenty-Eight (28) females and Twenty-One (21) males. One of the discharged patients is a foreigner (Greek).
Eighteen (18) of the patients were discharged from the isolation facility in Yaba while Thirty-One (31) were discharged from the Onikan isolation centre.
They were all discharged having fully recovered from the virus and testing negative twice consecutively.
The announcement was made via a Tweet from the Lagos State Ministry of Health’s official Twitter handle.
As at today 29th of April, 2020, the total number of confirmed cases in Lagos rose to 860, with 80 new cases detected yesterday.