A 33-year-old coronavirus patient has given birth to a new baby boy at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba today, May 15.
Chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee, LUTH, Professor Wasiu Adeyemo, in a statement, said that both mother and son are doing well, saying: “LUTH delivers a third patient (33-year-old) with COVID-19 of a baby boy.
“A team of LUTH doctors, anaesthetists and nurses helped the woman in the delivery of a baby boy (3kg).
“The baby was delivered via a caesarian section on Thursday, 14th May 2020. The mother and baby are doing well.
“We celebrate our committed frontline staff for this achievement.
“We also appreciate the support of the Federal Government, Lagos State Government and Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.”