Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu
The Lagos State Authorities has stated markets, the place non-food objects are offered, shall be allowed to open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
In a press release on its official Twitter deal with, the Lagos State Authorities quoted its Commissioner for Native Authorities and Neighborhood Affairs, Dr Wale Ahmed, as saying that the markets and shops shall be opened from 9 a.m until three p.m on the chosen days.
He additionally famous that every one meals and farm produce sellers will function on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
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In accordance with Dr Wale, the transfer follows the gradual easing of the COVID-19 lockdown in Lagos State from Monday, Could 4th, including that security measures should, nevertheless, be noticed within the markets.
Dr Ahmed whereas giving an extra breakdown of the measures, stated malls shall be opened with the proviso that shops will preserve a 60% occupancy capability and ample bodily distancing maintained.
As well as, he stated these dealing with meals should put on masks and gloves within the markets simply as he mandated store house owners to supply hand sanitizer and wash arms with cleaning soap and operating water in any respect entry factors; conduct temperature checks on all prospects.
The Commissioner, nevertheless, warned that the Lagos State Authorities won’t tolerate road buying and selling, including that every one market leaders have promised to make sure compliance with the laid out pointers.