The Lagos State government has revealed the fight against coronavirus has moved to the active community transmission stage where simple COVID-19 cases will be managed at home.
The state Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, in a discussion on Instagram on the effects of COVID-19 on the health care system.
Abayomi revealed that the attention of the state has now been shifted to community based isolation. In his words,
“We have exceeded the containment phase now. We are at the active community transmission stage. We will be concentrating on people with severe cases and isolating them, while mild cases will be managed at home. Our attention is shifting to community based isolation,” the commissioner tweeted.
The state Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said they had all been reunited with their families.
“This brings to 649 the number of COVID-19 confirmed cases that have been successfully managed and discharged in Lagos,” he added.
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