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Lagos Health Commissioner, Akin Abayomi, Recovers From COVID-19

Prof Akin Abayomi, the Commissioner for Health in Lagos, has tested negative to COVID-19 few days after contracting the virus. His health update was disclosed by Gbenga Omotosho, Commissioner for Information in the state, via social media on Monday August 31. He said, “It is with gratitude to God that I announce the recovery and subsequent negative…

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ICYMI: COVID-19 Death Toll In Lagos State Hits 181

According to latest reports, the number of coronavirus-associated fatalities in Lagos State increased to 181 on Wednesday with four more deaths. The state’s Health Commissioner, Prof Akin Abayomi disclosed this while giving an update on the case management of the virus in the state via Twitter. The commissioner said, “123 new COVID-19 infections were confirmed in Lagos…

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COVID-19: Lagos Records The Discharge Of 90 Patients After Recovery

According to the Lagos state government, 90 more COVID-19 patients have been discharged from from its isolation centres after they tested negative twice for the virus. Those discharged included 30 females and 60 males. The patients; 28 from Onikan, 9 from Eti-Osa (LandMark), 10 from Agidingbi, 5 from Gbagada, 2 from First Cardiology, 10 from…

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Lagos Predicts Decline In Number Of COVID-19 Cases In Six Months Time

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, has predicted that the state won’t see a decline in the number of COVID-19 cases till the next four to six months. As at Wednesday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control recorded 4012 cases of the novel pandemic. Abayomi while speaking at the 2020 Ministerial Press Briefing in…

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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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Lagos Health Commissioner, Akin Abayomi Shuts Down Rumours That He Tested Positive For COVID-19

The Commissioner for Health in Lagos state, Professor Akin Abayomi, has shut down all the reports claiming he has tested positive for the novel Coronavirus also known as COVID-19. On Thursday May 7, after annoucing via his Twitter handle that 10 associates of the Lagos State House in Marina had tested positive for the virus, some reports claimed…

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Lagos Records The Discharge Of 48 More COVID-19 Patients

Lagos State has recorded the recovery and discharge of forty-eight more COVID-19 patients in  which has infected over three thousand people in Nigeria and claimed 103 lives in the country. Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi announced this on Thursday evening through their official Twitter accounts. “I’m pleased to announce…

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Sanwo-Olu, Wife Test Negative For Coronavirus Three Times As 10 Staffs Test Positive

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his wife, Ibijoke, have tested negative for Coronavirus for the third time in a row. This was disclosed by the state Commissioner of Health, Professor Akin Abayomi on Twitter on Thursday afternoon. ”I am glad to announce that #COVID19 Incident Commander Governor of Lagos State @jidesanwoolu and the First Lady of…

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Lagos Records Two More Coronavirus Deaths As Toll Rises To 18

Two more COVID-19 patients have died in Lagos, bringing the total number of fatalities recorded in the state to 18. Prof. Akin Abayomi, the state’s Commissioner for Health, made this known via his Twitter handle on Thursday. He also confirmed that 74 new COVID-19 cases were recorded in Lagos on Wednesday. “Total number of confirmed #COVID19 cases…

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