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,
COVID-19 mortality rises to 50 in Lagos
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says three another COVID-19 related deaths were recorded, increasing the infection mortality in the state to 50.
Lagos records 4 more COVID-19 related deaths
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, has announced four more COVID-19 related deaths, increasing the infection mortality in Lagos to 46. Abayomi made the disclosure through his Twitter account on Friday night. He, however, did not give additional information about the sex, age, nationality or medical conditions of the deceased. He added…
Lagos has spent N800 million on COVID-19 testing, says commissioner
Lagos State government yesterday said it had conducted 16,000 COVID-19 tests so far at the average cost of N40,000 to N50,000. It, therefore, said it had spent averagely about N800 million on testing alone.
Some persons who tested positive in Lagos are on the run, says Abayomi
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, yesterday lamented that it is sometimes difficult for the state to locate patients after their samples have been tested for the coronavirus
Coronavirus cases in Lagos may rise to 120,000, says Abayomi
Lagos State health commissioner Prof. Akin Abayomi on Friday said coronavirus cases in the state may rise to between 90,000 and 120,000 by July or August. Abayomi made the claim at a press conference at the Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja while giving updates on coronavirus in the State. Lagos State, the epicenter of coronavirus in Nigeria…
Three coronavirus patients die in Lagos
Lagos State Government on Sunday confirmed the death of three coronavirus patients. The state health commissioner Akin Abayomi in a tweet said the number of death from coronavirus has risen to 28. "3 more #COVID19 related deaths were recorded, bringing total of such deaths in Lagos to 28," Abayomi said. Lagos State on Saturday said…
Lagos government contradicts self on private treatment of Coronavirus
Weeks after Lagos State government said it would advise private hospitals not to treat Coronavirus patients, it has declared that it accredited First Cardiology Consultants, Lagos, where Mallam Abba Kyari died on Friday.
Issues around Abba Kyari’s death
Former Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari died of Coronavirus, just 26 days after it was announced that he has tested positive to the virus.