Lagos state Commissioner for Health revealed that Eti Osa Local Government has the highest cases of Coronavirus in Lagos state.
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, released the list of areas with the highest numbers of confirmed cases in the state on Friday, Eti-Osa Local Government Area tops the list with 47 cases, followed by Ikeja – 24; and Lagos Mainland – 14.
Prof. Abayomi confirmed that Lagos has recorded 98 confirmed cases in six local governments and 24 patients have been discharged, bringing the number of active cases in the state to 74.
Here is the list of Local governments in Lagos with the coronavirus and the number of cases reported according to Prof. Abayomi.
1) Eti-Osa – 47
2) Ikeja – 24
3) Lagos Mainland – 11
4) Alimosho – 1
5) Agege – 1
6) Ikorodu – 1
Cases by age, the commissioner said most of the patients are between 30 and 59 years old. He said that only three patients are between 60 and 70 years currently receiving treatment.
He added that 64 per cent of the patients are males, 36 per cent females.
68 per cent of the cases were imported in the first four weeks of confirmation of the index case in the state.
“91 per cent of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Lagos are Nigerians, nine per cent are foreigners,” he added.