The Lagos State Government on Sunday announced the recovery and discharge of 37 coronavirus patients from its isolation centres.
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said in a statement that the patients, made up of 31 Nigerians and six foreigners, were discharged after testing negative twice for the virus.
Sanwo-Olu said: “Good people of Lagos, today, 37 #COVID19Lagos patients; 15 females and 22 males, including 6 foreign nationals, were discharged from our isolation facilities to reunite with the society.
“The patients; 8 from Agidingbi; 7 from Onikan; 7 from Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba; 1 from Gbagada; 2 from First Cardiology and 12 from LUTH Isolation Centres, were discharged after full recovery.
“Remember, stopping community spread of #COVID19 begins with you!”
Sanwo-Olu urged Lagosians to always stay safe by maintaining physical distancing, practising hand hygiene, masking up and taking responsibility for a COVID-19-free Lagos.