The Lagos State Ministry of Health has reported another death from the COVID-19 pandemic, bringing the total number of deaths in the state to 19.
The State Ministry of Health disclosed this via Twitter on Saturday, hours after an additional 80 cases of the Coronavirus were confirmed in the state.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) had announced on Friday that there were 114 new cases in the country.
Of the 114 cases, Lagos has 80, Gombe has 21, while the FCT has five.
Meanwhile, ten COVID19 patients in Lagos, including three females and seven males, among them three foreign nationals. vis-a-vis two Indians and one Philippine were discharged after full recovery and testing negative twice consecutively according to the State Ministry of Health.
With this, the number of patients successfully managed and discharged in Lagos has now reached 117.
*️⃣1 #COVID19 death was recorded, bringing the total number of #COVID19 related deaths in Lagos to 19@followlasg@NCDCgov@Fmohnigeria@WHONigeria@Mr_JAGss@Oreoluwa_Finnih@TheNaijaMedics@LagosNma@agpmpn1@mdcan_ng@lagoshsc@LagosPHCB@MedicalGuild #LagosAgainstCOVID19
— LSMOH (@LSMOH) April 25, 2020