Seven cases of COVID-19 are set to be discharged in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT after testing negative for the deadly virus.
POLITICS NIGERIA learned that this was announced by the minister of FCT, Muhammad Bello;
“Since the outbreak of the first COVID-19 case in the FCT, I have been kept abreast daily on the condition of the patients. I am delighted to announce that the first set of patients, totalling 7, are ready to be discharged after their final tests results returned negative,” he said.
He also expressed optimism that the remaining 39 patients will pull through.
“Also, our dedicated and exceptional medical staff are doing their best to ensure the recovery and discharge of the remaining 39 patients. We cannot thank them enough for their efforts and we will always continue to encourage and support them.”
“Let me also remind our residents that the FCTA is fully committed to fighting this Pandemic. We are not sparing any resources at our disposal in ensuring effective containment of the virus, and also in protecting the welfare of our people.” the minister stated.