15 coronavirus patients have been discharged from the Lagos State isolation center after testing negative to the virus.
The Lagos state Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu made the announcement in a statement.
According to Sanwo-Olu, those discharged include nine females and six males. Nine of the patients were discharged from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba while five people were discharged from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) and one more from Agidingbi Isolation center.
He said: “Good people of Lagos, 15 more COVID19Lagos patients; 9 females and 6 males, all Nigerians have been discharged from our Yaba, Agidingbi and LUTH Isolation facilities to reunite with the society.
“The patients, 9 from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, 5 from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) and 1 from Agidingbi Isolation centres were discharged having fully recovered and tested negative to COVID-19 in two consecutive readings.
“This brings to 623 the number of #COVID19 confirmed cases that have been successfully managed and discharged in Lagos.”