Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has announced that 80 COVID-19 patients have been discharged from the state isolation facilities.
Obaseki made the announcement in a statement on Friday.
According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), the state has a total of 1203 confirmed cases of the virus.
The Governor said, “We have discharged 80 more COVID-19 patients from our isolation centres. The number of discharges now stands at 498 persons.
“We lost one more person to the virus, bringing the number of fatalities to 43. Stay safe and protect our aged parents, who are most endangered.”