The Federal Capital Territory Abuja says it is set to discharge seven COVID-19 patients after their confirmatory tests came back negative.
This was announced by the FCT Minister, 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 still in Isolation will get better soon.
“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