Lagos discharges 37 COVID-19 patients


The Lagos State Government has announced the discharge of 37 patients undergoing treatment for COVID-19 at isolation centres in the state.

The Lagos State Ministry of Health which made this known via its Twitter handle on Wednesday said the 37 patients have recovered fully.

According to the Ministry the newly-discharged patients bring to 358 the total number of patients that have been discharged in the state.

It said “37 more #COVID19Lagos patients; 19 females & 18 males including a foreign national; an Indian were today discharged from our Isolation facilities at Yaba, Onikan and Eti-Osa to reunite with the society.

“The patients; five from IDH, Yaba, 25 from Onikan and seven from the Eti-Osa (LandMark) Isolation Centres have fully recovered & tested negative twice consecutively to COVID-19.

“With this, the number of patients successfully managed & discharged in Lagos has risen to 358.”