The Italian (with face lined). Assert: @jidesanwooluThe Lagos Relate govt has confirmed the discharge of Nigeria’s index Coronavirus affected person.The affected person, who is an Italian, has been receiving medication on the Infectious Disease Clinical institution in Yaba, after attempting out sure to COVID-19 on February 28.Governor of Lagos Relate, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, confirmed the pattern in a series of tweets on Friday.In a characterize accompanying his tweets, the Italian was viewed with the Lagos Relate Commissioner for Successfully being, Prof. Akin Abayomi, and various well being officers.“As the COVID-19 Incident Commander for Lagos, I’m elated to inform you that the index case; the Italian gentleman is now detrimental.“Via a blended effort of Lagos, Ogun Relate and Fed Successfully being Authorities, we be pleased been in a location to limit the transmission of the virus to a single contact,” the governor stated.READ ALSO: Coronavirus: NAFDAC Approves Production Of Chloroquine For Scientific TrialAccording to Sanwo-Olu, the approach concerned “contact tracing and containment strategies.”He additional eminent that the impart has recorded contemporary imported conditions of the disease, stressing that the government will light apply the identical approach to lower its spread.The Italian affected person“The index affected person consented to donate one unit of white blood (plasma) forward of he was discharged on the contemporary time. The blood plasma is rich in antibody proteins that pay consideration on #COVID19 virus.“The white blood plasma is frozen in our Bio-bank and must light be priceless in dealing with contemporary conditions. The blood plasma shall be priceless for the medication of most long-established sufferers within the absence of an outlined therapeutic drug for #COVID19 but.“The index affected person liked the excellent care and increase given to him by the employees of the mainland Infectious Disease Clinical institution, Yaba, all members of the EOC.“The EOC personnel was extraordinarily elated to direct the affected person farewell. Once extra, we desire to hiss the enthusiasm of our personnel to total the very only seemingly in dealing with incidents of Coronavirus,” he stated.
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