Lagos State Government has announced the discharge of five coronavirus patients taking the total of those discharged in the state to 90.
Disclosing the information via his official Twitter account, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said the discharged patients tested negative twice.
“Dear Lagosians, Today, five more patients; three females and two males, have been discharged from the Mainland Infectious Diseases Hospital to reunite with the society.
“They were discharged having recovered fully and tested negative twice consecutively to COVID-19, the governor said.
He added that, “This brings to 90, the number of patients successfully managed and discharged from our isolation facilities.
He urged residents of the state to adhere to government directives. “I appeal to residents to stay at home, practice social distancing and observe the highest possible personal and hand hygiene”.