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Lagos Discharges Nine More COVID-19 Patients

A file photo of Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Photo: Twitter-@jidesanwoolu


Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday announced the discharge of nine more COVID-19 patients in the state.

The announcement was revealed in a tweet by Sanwo-Olu’s special adviser on new media, Jubril Gawat.

According to Jubril, the patients include five females and four males, and one Polish national.


This brings the total number of Covid-19 patients discharged in Lagos to 107.

On Monday, Lagos did not record any Covid-19 case, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, but two deaths were announced on Tuesday.

On Sunday, the state posted a record 70 cases.

Lagos is regarded as the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak in Nigeria and, as at Tuesday afternoon, had recorded 376 cases of the virus.

Solomon Elusoji

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