The Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba, Lagos state has discharged five more COVID-19 patients today April 12 as five new more are confirmed nationwide.
This brings to 55 the number of COVID-19 patients that have been discharged since the pandemic started in the state in February and 85 in total.
Announcing their discharge on his Twitter page this evening, the state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu wrote:
Dear Lagosians, As we commemorate the sacrifice of love this #Easter, I bring to you more awesome news from our isolation facilities. Today, 5 more patients; 4 females, and 1 male have been discharged to reunite with their families and the society.
With the newly discharged patients, we now have a total of 55 people that have been successfully managed for #COVID19 at our isolation facilities and discharged to the community This news, especially on this important day gives me joy and I am sure it does the same to you too”
Meanwhile the NCDC has announced that 5 more persons have tested positive for Coronavirus.
Five new cases of #COVID19 have been reported as follows:
2 in Lagos
2 in Kwara
1 in Katsina
As at 09:10 pm 12th April there are 323 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. 85 have been discharged with 10 deaths
There are 19 states with confirmed cases in Nigeria
See tweets below