Lagos State has recorded four COVID-19 related deaths between July 14 and July 17 2021.
The state Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, who made the disclosure on his Facebook page, said the deaths increased the state’s COVID-19 related mortality to 363.
He, however, did not give additional information about the deceased’s sex or age.
He said there are currently 1,045 active COVID-19 cases in communities being managed under Home Based Care.
He said 5,455 tests were conducted on the reported dates, out of which 205 new COVID-19 infections were confirmed.
“The new infections increased the state’s total COVID-19 infections to 61,026,” Abayomi said.
He further said that 55, 617 of the infected people had recovered in communities, while 3,943 had recovered in the state’s COVID-19 isolation centres.
He added the total number of COVID-19 tests conducted in the state since inception of the pandemic stood at 578,079.