7 coronavirus patients who have recovered fully and tested negative twice consecutively have been discharged from the Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, Lagos.
The state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu who made the announcement today in a statement said the 7 coronavirus patients are three females and four males.
“So far, we have had 100 percent recovery from the cases we admitted and managed at our isolation facility. The three #COVID19 related deaths recorded in Lagos were not from our facility.
“While we celebrate this success, it is pertinent to note that the practice of the Social Distancing Principle is of utmost importance and non-negotiable in the war against #COVID19.
“Please stay at home, observe the highest possible personal and hand hygiene, and adhere strictly to public advisories from our health experts,” the governor said.
Meanwhile, the Delta State Government on Thursday, April 9, confirmed its second Coronavirus case who died after presenting himself to one of the hospitals in the state.
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa who made the announcement said the deceased came into the South-South state from Lagos two weeks ago. The man had severe symptoms of the disease, and he died after his specimen which came back positive was taken.