The Lagos State government on Saturday, discharged 45 COVID-19 patients.
This was disclosed in a statement on the state ministry of health’s official Twitter page.
The discharged patients consists of 22 females and 23 males.
According to the tweet, 19 patients were from the Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, three from Onikan, eight from Agidingbi, seven from Lekki, one from Eti-Osa and seven from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).
The tweet read: “#COVID19Lagos Update, 45 COVID19 Lagos patients; 22 females & 23 males, all Nigerians have been discharged from our Isolation facilities to reunite with the society.”
This brings the total number of recovered and discharged persons in the state to 707.
Meanwhile, 131 fresh cases were confirmed in the state on Saturday morning, after the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 245 new infections in the country.