Following the spread of the coronavirus in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja, the Management of the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, has released all patients on admission, to go home.
As at Tuesday, seven cases of the virus have been confirmed in Abuja, by the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC.
A source, whose son was on admission at the Hospital, disclosed that all patients on admission for different categories of ailments, have been asked to go home.
He added that the Management discharged every patient, irrespective of the severity of their conditions.
The source said: “The Hospital Management has asked all patients to go home, irrespective of condition.
“They have stopped treatment, and told us to go and continue taking our medications at home.”
Movement within the Hospital and isolation Centre, have been restricted, as part of measures to stem the spread of the coronavirus.