Lagos State Commissioner for Health Prof. Akin Abayomi has revealed that the state’s COVID-19 related death had increased to 223.
He stated this on his verified Twitter account @ProfAkinAbayomi, while giving the state’s COVID-19 update for Dec. 11.
“Two #COVID19 related deaths were recorded. Total number of #COVID19 related deaths now stands at 223,” he said.
He added that 225 new COVID-19 infections were confirmed out of a total of 2,225 tests conducted in the state on the reported day.
Abayomi’s wrote on twitter;
“2, 595 of the confirmed cases have since been discharged from #COVID19 Care Centres following full recovery”.
“20, 419 of the confirmed cases monitored in communities by #COVID19 Lagos Response Team have fully recovered”.
“23 of the cases are currently under isolation in public and private #COVID19 Care Centres.”
He said 1,612 active cases in communities were being managed under the state’s COVID-19 home-based care, and receiving treatment via Eko Telemed services.