Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic the Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has informed people of the state on the discharged cases and negative results recorded so far.
“Dear Lagosians, yesterday I announced the discharge of one more patient from our Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba. Today, I am happy to inform you that five more patients comprising two males and three females including a 10 year old girl have tested negative twice to COVID-19. These 5 patients have been discharged to reunite with their families. This brings to a total of 29, the number of patients who have fully recovered and have been discharged from our facility at Yaba. Although, there is a strong indication that the State is winning the battle against #COVID19, it is imperative that we remain steadfast to curtail the spread. I strongly advise that we continue to observe Social Distancing. Let us Stay at home, and stay safe to save lives” the Governor said.
Sanwo-Olu also advised against stigmatization of the discharged patients. “We need to do all we can to support them to get over the experience as soon as possible”. Sanwo-Olu said.