A pregnant COVID-19 patient was delivered of a baby boy in Lagos State on Saturday.
Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who disclosed this in a series of tweets on Saturday also announced that 67 patients had been discharged from Lagos isolation centre.
He said, “Today, a pregnant #COVID19 patient was delivered of a baby boy at the Gbagada Isolation Centre. Both mother and child are doing well.
“Also, 67 fully recovered #COVID19 patients; 22 females and 45 males including 3 foreign nationals – 2 Indians and a Chinese were discharged to join the society.”
“The patients; 24 from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, 22 from Onikan, 11 from Agidingbi, 2 from Lekki and 8 from Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Isolation Centres were discharged after testing negative to #COVID19 in two consecutive readings”, he said.
The governor urged citizens to adhere strictly to public health directives as it’s the only way to break the chain of transmission of the infection.