Lagos State Government has announced the recovery and discharge of 45 patients who tested negative for COVID-19 from the isolation centres in the state.
The Ministry of Health disclosed this via its Twitter handle @LSMOH on Sunday.
This brings the number of COVID-19 confirmed cases that have been successfully managed and discharged in Lagos to 1,740.
According to the ministry, “Today, 45 fully recovered #COVID19Lagos patients; 18 females & 27 males including four foreign nationals were discharged from our Isolation facilities to reunite with the society.
“The patients; 19 from Eti-Osa(LandMark), 11 from Onikan and 15 from @LUTHofficial Isolation Centres were discharged after full recovery and testing negative to #COVID19.
“With this, the number of #COVID19 cases successfully managed & discharged from Lagos Isolation Centres has risen to 1,740.”
The ministry, however, urged residents to adhere to the public advisories issued by the government.
“Remember, it is now a criminal offence in Lagos State to go out without using a face-mask. Let’s adhere strictly to public advisories given by the government,” it said.