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COVID-19 third wave: Sanwo-Olu issues order to residents as Lagos is placed on red alert




The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has advised residents to stick strictly to the protection protocols within the state.


This comes after Lagos was positioned on purple alert together with the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, and 5 different states by the Federal Authorities.

The Delta variant of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Nigeria amid the rising variety of infections and hospitalization within the nation.

Sanwo-Olu, talking on the presentation of the social gathering flag to all of the chairmanship candidates of the All Progressives Congress, APC, within the forthcoming Native Authorities Elections on July 24, 2021, mentioned: “Authorities will proceed to do its greatest to handle the scenario however residents should play their very own half by adhering strictly to the protocol.

“We’re monitoring the positivity price; we’re doing two issues, we don’t wish to unnecessarily scare folks and on the identical time, be sure that we’re very proactive.

“Every day, we’re checking the speed of positivity and we’re managing it. However that having been mentioned, everyone is anticipated to behave responsibly, to guard themselves and their households. And that’s the reason as a accountable authorities, we inform our folks the reality and being clear.

“The place we are actually; we’re speaking effectively to our residents, please the place you do not want to assemble, please don’t collect. The place you can’t keep away from pointless non-COVID-19 compliance, don’t go there.

“If you wish to exit please put on your face masks, please adhere strictly to protocol.

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“We’re doing all the things to make sure that we flatten the curve.

“We’ve open isolation facilities and the Federal Authorities has assured us that by the top of August, we’re going to get one other batch of vaccine and we’ll begin rolling out the vaccination train once more.”

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