The government of Lagos State, has on Friday, announced that it has discharged an additional 42 coronavirus patients from its Isolation facilities, after they tested negative twice for the virus.
The Governor of the State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, announced this, according to a tweet by his Spokesman, Gboyega Akosile.
This brings the number of Covid-19 cases successfully managed in the State to 448.
#COVID19 Update by the Incident Commander, Gov. @jidesanwoolu
Good people of Lagos,
42 more persons; 22 males and 20 females, all Nigerians have been discharged from our Isolation facilities today to reunite with the society.
— Gboyega Akosile (@gboyegaakosile) May 8, 2020
Of the 42, 22 are male, and 20 females.
All newly discharged patients are Nigerians.
According to the Governor, 32 of the patients were discharged from Eti-Osa (Landmark) Isolation Centre, 8 from Lekki, and 2 from Onikan.