Lagos State Discharged 6 Coronavirus patients after they have tested Negative twice.
Ggboyega Akosile announced on his Twitter page that,
“Today, 6 more persons; 3 males and 3 female were discharged to join the society.
The patients; all from our Isolation Centre at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) have fully recovered and tested negative twice consecutively to COVID-19.
This brings the number of patients successfully managed and discharged from our isolation facilities to 123.
The Governor also enjoined Muslims to follow strict the government directives with regard to congregational prayers during the month of Ramadan.
Two, that our strategy of ramping up testing especially within local communities is working, and, Three, that this is not the time for us to relax or to slow down in the efforts we are making to break the chain of transmission.’’
What this means is that we have seen a 76 per cent increase in our number of confirmed cases within four days, an average of 70 cases daily. These numbers demonstrate the following: One, that we are now firmly in the community transmission phase of this pandemic in Lagos”.