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May 7, 2020

COVID-19: 10 persons associated with Lagos State House in Marina test positive

Lagos Health Commissioner did not test positive to COVID-19 ― LSMOH

By David Royal

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, revealed this through his Twitter handle on Thursday that Ten persons associated with the statehouse in Marina have tested positive for COVID-19.

He revealed that the Incident Commander, Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwoolu and the First Lady of Lagos, Joke Sanwoolu have consistently tested negative to COVID-19 following three consecutive tests conducted on them recently.

“However, 10 persons associated with Lagos State House in Marina have tested positive to COVID-19”.

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The Health Commissioner called on Lagosians to observe the precautionary measures such as social distancing, washing of hands with soaps, and use of hand sanitizers.

“I, therefore, implore you all to continue to embrace the #MaskUpLagos initiative and observe all precautionary measures such as physical distancing, hand washing and other personal hygiene.

“All directives on easing lockdown in Lagos State remain in force. It is our collective responsibility to do all we can to stop the spread of the pandemic”.

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