The Lagos State Government has discharged 45 COVID-19 patients after testing negative twice to the disease.
This was made known in a statement by the state Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Saturday.
This brings the total number of discharged COVID-19 patients to 707.
Sanwo-Olu said: “I bring you great news from our isolation facilities. Today, 45 fully recovered COVID-19 Lagos patients; 22 females and 23 males, all Nigerians, were discharged to join the society.
“The patients – 19 from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, three from Onikan, eight from Agidingbi, seven from Lekki, one from Eti-Osa (LandMark) and seven from Lagos University Teaching Hospital Isolation Centres were discharged having fully recovered and tested negative to COVID-19.
“With this, the number of patients successfully managed and discharged from our Isolation facilities has risen to 707.”