The Lagos state government on Friday discharged four COVID-19 patients after making full recovery from the novel virus.

This comes barely 24 hours after 11 patients were discharged in the state.

Lagos state now has discharged 23 of its 98 confirmed cases so far.

“More great news from our Infectious Disease Hospital as 4 patients; 3 females and 1 male have recovered fully, tested negative twice and have been discharged,” Lagos State governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu tweeted.


Nigeria has recorded 190 cases of the deadly virus and 24 infected patients have been discharged nationwide.

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