A total of 18 new Coronavirus cases and three more deaths have been verified in Lagos state.
This was disclosed via the state’s Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, through his Twitter feed on Thursday.
“As of fifteenth April 2020, 18 new cases of #COVID19 infection were tested in Lagos. The new affirmation brings the complete number of COVID19 Lagos cases to 235.
“Unfortunately, Lagos recorded three additional deaths from #COVID19 related complications. The deceased are males aged 51, 52 and 62,” he wrote.
According to Abayomi, “one of the dead; a medical physician had contact with an infected person who lately returned to the country.”
The Commissioner cited that sixteen fully recovered patients have been discharged, bringing the total range of discharged COVID-19 patients in the state to eighty five