Nine people who previously tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have been discharged
The FCT Minister, Mohammad Bello announced this on Wednesday, April 15, 2020, while giving updates on the virus in Abuja.
He said the patients were returned to their homes having tested negative for COVID-19.
“I am delighted to announce the discharge of additional nine (9) #COVID19 patients in the FCT after they tested negative. They have now returned to their homes”.
“The total number of discharged patients in the FCT is now 20 as at 5:50am, April 15th, 2020”.
The Minister further explained that out of the nine (9) newly discharged, two (2) were treated at the National Hospital Isolation and Treatment Centre, while the other seven (7) were treated at the UniAbuja Teaching Hospital Isolation Centre in Gwagwalada
He urged FCT residents to adhere strictly to all safety measures.