Five more COVID-19 patients were discharged from the Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba, Lagos state today April 12.
This brings to 55 the number of COVID-19 patients that have been discharged since the pandemic started in the state in February.
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”