Lagos State isolation centres have discharged fifteen more COVID-19 patients after testing negative for the virus twice.

According to The Punch this development was announced on Sunday, by the Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu. He said, nine females and six males were discharged.

He revealed that so far, a total of 623 patients have recovered in the state with the 15 recently discharged Coronavirus patients.

This was disclosed in a tweet. The governor tweeted, “Good people of Lagos, 15 more COVID19Lagos patients; nine females and six males, all Nigerians have been discharged from our Yaba, Agidingbi and LUTH Isolation facilities to reunite with the society.

“The patients, nine from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, five from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital and one from Agidingbi isolation centres were discharged having fully recovered and tested negative to COVID-19 in two consecutive readings.

“This brings to 623 the number of COVID-19 confirmed cases that have been successfully managed and discharged in Lagos.”