Lagos Discharges 11-Year-Old, Three Other COVID-19 Patients

An 11-year-old boy and three other COVID-19 patients were discharged from Lagos State Isolation facilities on Saturday, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu confirmed.

In a tweet, the Governor said all four patients were male and had tested negative for the virus.

Dear Lagosians,

Today, 4 more patients; all male, including an 11 year old boy have been discharged from the Lagos State Isolation facilities to reunite with the society.

— Babajide Sanwo-Olu (@jidesanwoolu) April 11, 2020

This brings to 50, the number of patients successfully managed and discharged from Lagos isolation facilities, the Governor said.

He appealed to residents to stay at home and practice social distancing, while observing the highest standards of personal hygiene, especially hand-washing.

“We are on a steady course to victory, let’s all make little sacrifices for the greater good,” Sanwo-Olu said.