Lagos ad Osun States on Wednesday said it discharged 22 Coronavirus patients after they had recovered from the virus.
The Governor of Lagos, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said another 16 patients, who tested positive for Coronavirus in the state, have been discharged while his Osun State counterpart, Osun State governor, Gboyega Oyetola said six more persons, who recovered after being infected with Coronavirus were discharged ad reunited with their families.
Sanwo-Olu and Oyetola made the announcement known on Twitter .
Sanwo-Olu said, “I have more great news from our isolation facilities. 16 persons; 14 males and two females including three foreigners – one British, one Chinese and one Polish citizen have been discharged to join the society.
“The patients; 14 from IDH, Yaba, and two from Onikan Isolation centre, have fully recovered and tested negative twice consecutively to #COVID19.
“This brings the number of patients successfully managed and discharged from our facilities to 85.”
Oyetola, said persons have been reunited with their families.
The six persons released made it a total of 17 individuals discharged in the state after making full recoveries.
The governor said those released tested negative to the virus twice.
He said, “Another good news from our isolation centre as six more COVID-19 patients have tested negative twice in line with NCDC protocol.
“The patients who are among the 127 Ivory Coast returnees have been discharged to join their families.
“This brings to 17, the number of cases that have tested negative twice and have been discharged after treatment in our state.”
He also said that the remaining two patients in the state are responding to treatment.