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Another lockdown in Lagos state?

Ehiedu 06/29/2020

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Lagos state have the most confirmed cases of covid-19 virus as the state have recorded almost 10 times the number of cases in other states

Lagos state has recorded 10144 confirmed cases, 1592 have recovered while they have recorded 126 death

The only state that is close is the Federal Capital Territory Abuja which have 1792, 558 have recovered while they have recorded 32

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When 490 cases of covid-19 virus were recorded, 188 were recorded in Lagos state

When 779 cases of covid-19 virus were recorded, 285 were recorded in Lagos state

As a result of the rapid growth of the covid-19 virus cases in the state, the state government has warned that they could issue another lockdown in Lagos state

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Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi told journalist that the state may go on another lockdown if the number of confirmed cases continue to increase

He advised Lagosians to continue practising social distance and also follow all precautionary measures set by the state government

He revealed that Oshodi, Eti-Osa, Alimosho, Ikeja, Surulere, Lagos mainland and Kosofe are areas with the most cases

The rapid growth of covid-19 virus cases in Lagos state is a thing that was expected when the lockdown was eased, looking at how busy the state is

There is also report that the federal government will announce the next phase of eased lockdown on 30th of June

Many Lagosian are still of the opinion that there is no covid-19 virus in Nigeria and that is the major problem in the state

And if the cases continue to increase, Lagos state could be going for another lockdown

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Top Comments
HigohImokhe · 06/30/2020
Sanwo OLU or whatever you are called, if you can no longer govern Lagos, tender your letter of resignation and leave, you are just deceiving lagosians with your fake covid-19.
AbiodunTijani_03 · 06/30/2020
Akin Abayomi if you try to advice governor 4 any lockdown god will soon lockdown you life idiot
+234-706102**** · 06/30/2020
covid 19 governor no road in Lagos state since u resume office all u no how to announce is covid 19 & lockdown..oga if u want to lock down, lock down & stop threatening lagossian about lockdown. all activities in other states are in place only in Lagos that is still under partial lockdown.
+234-809092**** · 06/30/2020
They want to call another lockdown as if they care about the citizens.

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