Lagos state governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has Thursday evening provided updates on the numbers of discharged of patients who have been successfully managed in the various isolation and management centers across the state.
He urged Lagosians to remain steadfast and abide by all guidelines towards containing this world threat and disease that has encroached into all microcosm of the global system.
Sanwo-Olu’s Thursday Speech cum updates of COVID-19 in Lagos via his twitter handle; Babajide Sanwo-Olu@jidesanwoolu
We will continue to celebrate and acknowledge our wins, as well as reflect on our losses. These will help us stay on course, prevent us from being distracted, help us stay focused as we face this pandemic head on.
Though we have been recording recovered patients, we need to also be careful, remain guarded, and show commitment and cooperation with authorities as we are all in this together. Our wins are your wins, our losses, your losses.
Therefore, I’m pleased to announce to you the discharge of 48 more patients; 32 males and 16 females, all Nigerians who were discharged from our Yaba, Lekki, Onikan and Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) isolation facilities to reunite with the society.
The patients, 28 from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, 6 from Lekki, 1 from Onikan and 13 from LUTH Isolation Centres were discharged having fully recovered and tested negative to COVID-19 in two consecutive readings.
With this new development, the number of COVID-19 confirmed cases that have been successfully managed and discharged in Lagos stands at 406.
Thank you all and God bless.