By Deborah Mustapha
Admist curbing the spread of Corona Virus after many tested positive and have been isolated, the Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced that five more patients have been discharged today.
“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 #COVID19”, he said.
In his statement, he said the five patients have been discharged to reunite with their families. which has brought in a total of 29 patients who have fully recovered and discharged from the 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”, he added
He strongly advised that we continue to observe social distancing. “Let’s us #StayHomeStaySafe to #SaveLives”.
“I want to also use this opportunity to advise Lagosians against stigmatizing the discharged patients. We need to do all we can to support them to get over the experience as soon as possible”, he advised.
Once again, he thanks the frontline health workers, members of the Lagos State Health Family and the Emergency Operation Centre for all their hard work.
“You all have been nothing short of amazing. Together, we will beat #COVID19”, he submitted