Five of the Coronavirus pandemic patients who was recently receiving treatment at the Infectious Disease Hospital, Lagos, have been discharged.
The five patients were discharged yesterday after repeated tests carried out on them showed negative, a evidence that they no longer have the virus.
Out of the discharged patients include three Nigerians and two foreign nationals.
Lagos is the major area of the Coronavirus in Nigeria, having 68 of the total 131 cases so recorded in the country.
Prior to this news, three patients including the Italian index case and two Nigerians had been treated and discharged from the Lagos facility, bringing the total number of recoveries in Nigeria to eight.