By Dare Ojelade and Blessing Williams, Lagos
Five more Coronavirus patients were discharged on Thursday, 16 April, 2020 after attaining full recovery from the virus infection, The Gazelle News.com reports.
The state Governor and Incident Commander, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, announced this on Thursday on his verified twitter handle.
According to the Governor, the patients were discharged from the Infectious Disease Centre, Yaba. They consist of three females and two males.
Total number of discharged patients from Lagos has risen to 90.
Below is the full tweet from the Lagos State Governor:
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.