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UPDATE: 87 More COVID-19 Patients Discharged In Lagos

On Wednesday May 27, the Government of Lagos State recorded the discharge 87 more patients, who recovered and tested negative to novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The Lagos State Ministry of Health who made this known via its official twitter handle said that 824 patients had now been discharged from the various isolation centres. “#COVID19Lagos Update! ‪87…

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Anambra Records First COVID-19 Death As Active Cases Reaches Ten

The Government of Anambra has recorded the State’s first death from the novel Coronairus (COVID-19) just as three patients have been discharged from their isolation center. The State Governor Willie Obiano, disclosed this to newsmen while giving an update on its fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, according to LIB. Obiano explained that the deceased, a 66-year-old…

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Jigawa Discharges 32 More COVID-19 Patients, Records Four New Deaths

Jigawa has recorded the discharge of thirty-two (32) more COVID-19 patients from the State’s isolation center in Jigawa State after testing negative twice for the virus. This brings to 143 the total number of discharged COVID-19 patients in the state. The Commissioner of Health Dr Abba Abba Zakari who made this known to newsmen at the NYSC…

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UPDATE: Osun Discharges Two More Coronavirus Patients After Recovery

The Government of Osun state has recorded the discharge of two Coronavirus patients after recovering from the disease and testing negative twice for the virus. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Rafiu Isamotu, who made this known in a statement on Sunday May 24, also confirmed two new cases of Coronavirus in the state.  The two…

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ICYMI: Lagos Confirms The Discharge Of 31 More COVID-19 Patients

The Lagos State Ministry of Health has confirmed the discharge and recovery of 31 more COVID-19 patients after successful treatment. The governmental organization confirmed this in a tweet via its official handle on Sunday while State Governor Babajide Sanwo-olu also confirmed the development in a brief social media statement on Sunday. His statement read:  “Good people…

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Katsina Records 13 COVID-19 Deaths, Discharges 51 Patients After Recovery

Katsina Government has announced that 51 Coronavirus patients who underwent successful treatment have been discharged from the State’s isolation centres. The state’s Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health and member of the Katsina State COVID-19 Committee, Dr Kabiru Mustapha made the announcement on Thursday May 21 revealing that 13 deaths linked to Coronavirus complications has been recorded. While five of…

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ICYMI: Nigeria’s COVID-19 Toll Surpasses 7,000 With 339 New Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 339 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Thursday, bringing its total infections to 7,016. The health agency in a tweet via its official handle, confirmed the new figures. According to the report, Lagos confirmed 139 new cases, Kano had 28, Oyo 28, Edo 25, and Katsina 22. Other states…

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COVID-19: Lagos To Admit Only Severe Cases At State’s Isolation Centres

Lagos State Government has announced that its Ministry of Health will now be concentrating on people with severe cases and isolating them while mild cases will be managed at home. The state Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi said the decision became necessary as they’ve exceeded the containment phase and now at the active community transmission stage.…

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COVID-19 Patient Allegedly Escapes From Isolation Center In Benue

Benue has reported the escape of a Coronavirus patient who was being quarantined at one of the State’s isolation facilities. The patient identified as Masefan Ayilaga is said to be a yam trader from Jootar, who recently returned from Kano State and tested positive. Ayilaga who contracted the virus during one of his business trips to…

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ICYMI: Sokoto, Oyo Discharges Total Of 24 Coronavirus Patients

Sokoto and Oyo state have both discharged a total of 24 Coronavirus patients after recovering from the disease. According to Sokoto State Ministry of Health, 13 patients were discharged at the Isolation centers at Amanawa, UDUTH and OTC. This brings the total number of recoveries in Sokoto state to 57. The Oyo state government on Friday May 15, also…

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