Sanwo-Olu: The government discharges 87 coronavirus patients today

Sanwo-Olu briefing newsmen

By Kazeem Ugbodaga

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday announced the discharge of 87 Coronavirus patients who recovered from the pandemic.

This brings to 825 the total number of Coronavirus patients discharged after they tested negative for the virus.

According to the Lagos State Ministry of Health, on its website, those discharged included 40 female and 47 male, all Nigerians.

The government said the patients were discharged from its various isolation centres across the state to reunite with the society.

“87 COVID-19 Lagos patients; 40 female & 47 male, all Nigerians have been discharged from our isolation facilities to reunite with the society

“The patients; 26 from Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, 24 from Onikan, 12 from Eti-Osa (Landmark), 11 from Agidingbi, 9 from Gbagada and 5 from LUTH Isolation Centres were discharged having fully recovered and tested negative to COVID-19.

“With this, the number of COVID-19 cases successfully managed and discharged in Lagos State has risen to 825,” the government said.