Lagos may experience second wave of Covid-19 - Commissioner
The Lagos State Government on Tuesday advised citizens to strictly adhere to precautionary measures against COVID-19 infection to prevent a recurrence of the lockdown of the economy. Prof. Akin Abayomi, the State Commissioner for Health, said that resurgence of cases in Lagos might lead to reversal of strategical measures put in place by the state…
COVID-19 cases may rise as more schools re-open, experts warn
Medical experts have warned that Nigeria is very likely to experience explosion of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases and deaths as more schools re-open.
438 COVID-19 active cases yet to turn up for treatment
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says 438 active cases of COVID-19 in Lagos communities were yet to turn up for treatment in the state’s COVID-19 care centres.
Fatality rate on steady decline – PTF
The Presidential Task Force on Coronavirus (COVID-19) says the Case Fatality Rate (CFR) is on the decline in the last five months but there is need for caution.
COVID-19 mortality cases rise to 200 in Lagos
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says the state’s COVID-19 related deaths have increased to 200.
Lagos Govt. conducts 66,000 COVID-19 sample tests
Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi said 66,431 COVID-19 sample tests had been carried out since the inception of the pandemic.
Lagos spends between N100,000 and N1m to treat a COVID-19 patient daily, says commissioner
Lagos State Government, yesterday, revealed that it spends between N100,000 and N1 million daily to treat a COVID-19 patient.The state’s Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, disclosed this at a briefing to provide update on efforts by the state in managing the pandemic.
Alimosho, Ikeja, Oshodi top areas with most COVID-19 patients
Lagos State Government on Thursday said that 60 per cent of the positive COVID-19 cases in Lagos were recorded in five local councils of Eti-Osa, Alimosho, Kosofe, Ikeja and Oshodi-Isolo, with Eti-Osa leading the pack The Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, stated this at a briefing to provide an update on efforts being taking…
Lagos commences home-based care for asymptomatic COVID-19 cases management
The Lagos State Government is putting in place strategies for the commencement of home- based management of asymptomatic and mild COVID-19 cases. Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi,