Covid-19: 4,527 Lagosians currently undergoing home based care – Abayomi
NaijaNews Nigeria January 2, 2020
NaijaNews Nigeria reports that, the state Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi, today, said that 4,527 persons infected with Covid-19 are currently undergoing home based care in Lagos state.
This online news medium understand that, Prof. Akin disclosing this via his twitter handle, He gave the total number of COVID-19 cases discharged from COVID-19 Lagos Care centres as 2,920.
He said that 23,036 persons recovered from COVID19 in various communities. Abayomi gave the total number of cases currently under isolation as 140, urging Lagosians to wear their masks and abide by the protocols of NCDC.
Meanwhile, the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 1,074 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country.
The country has so far tested 948,048 people since the first confirmed case of COVID-19 was announced on Feb. 27, 2020.
The agency put the total number of COVID-19 infected people in the country at 88,587. The public health agency also reported five new deaths in the past 24 hours in Nigeria.