To panic is human, but what is much more so is to hope. Hope is the intoxicating chemical that efficiently floated many human societies into surviving this lengthy, and with it, we are going to survive something – the Coronavirus included.
This explains why days after the information popping out immediately concerning the imminent discharge of 6 extra Coronavirus sufferers by the Lagos State Authorities is incredible, to say the least. The pandemic has taken over 20000 lives globally because it broke out in January 2020, but linked to that determine is a quantity few bear in mind or really feel is overly necessary to say.
6 of our #COVID19 inpatients have recovered and can be discharged quickly.
There’s one thing Lagos is doing proper. Lagos takes the lead.
— Tunde Ajayi (@thetundeajayi) March 26, 2020
It comes out of the 416, 686 whole variety of contaminated worldwide reported by the World Well being Organisation (WHO), which signifies that over 390, 000 have recovered from the virus. This hopeful information signifies that, of the reported 31 circumstances within the nation’s largest metropolis, 7 have recovered and 1 in neighbouring Ogun, with no fatality.
Because the COVID-19 Incident Commander for Lagos, I’m glad to tell you that the index case; the Italian gentleman is now adverse.
By a mixed effort of Lagos, Ogun State and Fed Well being Authorities, we have been in a position to restrict the transmission of the virus to a single contact. pic.twitter.com/PDvAsLLAnP
— Babajide Sanwo-Olu (@jidesanwoolu) March 20, 2020
As Lagos state prepares to enter into lockdown, this is contemporary justification that our collective efforts to maintain ourselves and each other protected so as to curb the unfold of the Coronavirus, will repay, and even in the end be a tune of whole victory, if we persevere.
Within the meantime, whereas Nigerians are coming collectively to boost consciousness about COVID-19, many Twitter customers are utilizing the interval of self-distancing to create informational movies of their native dialects, with the hope that the extra rightly knowledgeable everybody is, the higher our probabilities to battle this scourge.
Once we do get by way of this, and it is unquestionably that we’ll; the excellent take house will be the human capability to return collectively in occasions of disaster, uplift each other and overcome collectively.
What are you doing to assist stem the unfold and flatten the curve? Attempt pondering past your self but staying protected, for all our sake is ok!