Lagos discharges 98 fully recovered COVID-19 patients

The Lagos State government on Friday discharged 98 fully recovered COVID 19 patients from its isolation centres. Disclosing this on its Twitter account, the Lagos State Ministry of Health, explained that out of the number 27 were females and 71 males.The tweet states that 23 of the patients were from Onikan, 17 from Gbagada, 14[...]

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Flood sweeps away 4-year-old child in Lagos rainfall

Rescue search is ongoing by men of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA at 38 Fashola Str of Olabode street Papa Asafa Orile Agege to recover yet to be identified four-year-old child allegedly being swept away by the flood of early morning heavy rainfall in Lagos.According to an eyewitness, the incident happened around 10[...]

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Lockdown: Lagos to sanction erring schools

The Lagos State Office of Education Quality Assurance (OEQA) has warned that schools flouting the directive of the Federal and State Governments on closure would be sanctioned.The Director-General, OEQA, Mrs Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, in a statement on Monday, condemned the action of some private primary and secondary school owners inviting students to school in spite of[...]

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Lagos accredits three private hospitals for COVID-19 treatment

Lagos State Government has accredited three private hospitals to manage COVID-19 cases in the state.A statement from the Lagos State Ministry of Health quoted the Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, as disclosing this at a news briefing to give situation report on COVID-19 management in the state.Abayomi stressed that one of the accredited private[...]

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Lagos 4th Mainland Bridge construction begins early 2021

The Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr Obafemi Hamzat, says the construction of Fourth Mainland Bridge will start in the first quarter of 2021.Hamzat said this while discussing Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu/Dr Obafemi Hamzat’s administration in the last one year on an online show tagged: ”Covinspiration” on Tuesday.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the show[...]

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COVID-19: Lagos discharges 22 more patients

The Lagos State Government on Saturday discharged 22 more patients who tested negative twice to coronavirus disease. Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made the disclosure in a statement issued to newsmen, saying that the number of patients treated and discharged from the isolation centres now stands at 247.”Good people of Lagos, today, 22 more persons; 8 females[...]

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25-year-old man dies of COVID-19 in Lagos

A 25-year-old man has died of coronavirus-related complications in Lagos State.The state’s Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, made this known via his Twitter handle on Thursday.He said, “87 new COVID-19 cases were confirmed in Lagos on April 29, 2020. The total number of confirmed cases in Lagos is now 947.“The good news is that[...]

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COVID-19: Lagos discharges Indian, 14 Nigerians

THE Lagos State Government, yesterday, discharged 15 COVID-19 patients after testing negative to the coronavirus disease bringing the total of numbers of recoveries to 138. Announcing this on his twitter handle, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said another 15 COVID-19 patients in the state including an Indian national. He explained that out of the 15 patients discharged[...]

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Lagos coronavirus death toll rises to 18

Two patients have died of coronavirus-related complications in Lagos State, bringing the total number of COVID-19 fatalities recorded in the state to 18.The state’s Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, made this known via his Twitter handle on Thursday.He also confirmed that 74 new COVID-19 cases were recorded in Lagos on Wednesday.“Total number of confirmed[...]

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Bayelsa born billionaire dies while undergoing surgery due to power outage

Bayelsans are mourning the death of one of their sons- Pastor Kenebi Okoko. Billionaire Okoko died due to power outage while undergoing liposuction cosmetic surgery in Lagos, Nigeria. He intended to remove fat around his stomach and waist. Kenebi Okoko is a Bayelsa State billionaire and PDP governorship candidate of the PDP in the just[...]

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We’ll feed 100,000 youths daily, dole out cash –Lagos

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday introduced a new scheme to cushion the effect of the lockdown extension in the state.Sanwo-Olu during a briefing at the State House, Marina, said the government would open food kitchens in all the councils in the state with a target to provide one meal per day to 100,000 youths.Sanwo-Olu[...]

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Lagos State records another Coronavirus death

Lagos state has recorded one more death from COVID-19.According to the state’s Health Commissioner, Prof Akin Abayomi, the patient died of COVID-19 complications in a private hospital in Lagos. He made this known via his Twitter account. A part of the statement reads thus: "We are however saddened by the death of another patient from[...]

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7 discharged as they recover from Coronavirus

Seven Nigerians have been discharged from the Isolation Center in Lagos State. The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu disclosed this via his Twitter account. He said: "Good people of Lagos, I bring you awesome news from IDH, Yaba, which is as a testament to our resolve to overcome the lethal COVID19 pandemic ravaging the world.[...]

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