Lagos state government on Thursday confirmed that 5 coronavirus patients have been discharged from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital after showing full recovery from the disease.
This was made known by the state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who made the confirmation via his #Twitter handle.
Sanwolu said the patients, 3 females and 2 males tested negative to the virus and have been discharged to their families.
He said, ”Dear Lagosians, Today, 5 more patients; 3 females and 2 males, have been discharged from the Mainland Infectious Diseases Hospital to reunite with the society.
”They were discharged having recovered fully and tested negative twice consecutively to #COVID19.
” This brings to 90, the number of patients successfully managed and discharged from our isolation facilities.
”I appeal to residents to stay at home, practice #SocialDistancing and observe the highest possible personal and hand hygiene. ”