A file picture of Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Photo: [email protected]
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State is now present process remedy, following the PCR check confirming that he has contacted COVID-19.
The governor who is claimed to have contracted the virus following contact with an contaminated aide is now being tended to at his residence.
Revealing this on Saturday, the Honourable Commissioner for Health of Lagos State, Professor Akin Abayomi mentioned the governor is receiving remedy and is being carefully monitored by the very skilled State COVID-19 scientific workforce from IDH Yaba.
Professor Abayomi pressured that Sanwo-Olu is doing nicely on remedy and relaxation, including that the specialists are assured that the governor will get well rapidly and clear the virus.
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The commissioner mentioned the federal government is seeing a slight enhance within the variety of COVID-19 optimistic circumstances in clusters inside Lagos.
He suggested all residents and guests to strictly adhere to the prescribed advisories of secure distancing, mask-wearing, good hand and respiratory hygiene and avoidance of pointless or massive gatherings.
According to him, the festive season is more likely to create the chance for the virus to unfold if persons are not compliant with the rules established by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) for inbound travellers.
He mentioned all inbound vacationers should be COVID-19 adverse by PCR earlier than they board a flight to Nigeria and should self-isolate on arrival and bear a pre-booked check on day 7 of arrival in Nigeria.
“Lagosians should keep celebrations to a minimum and be observant and responsible in their interactions.
“The significant gains achieved to date in containing COVID-19 in Lagos, which has allowed us to carefully re-open the economy, must not be reversed,” Professor Abayomi said.
He warned that nobody is resistant to the virus, including that COVID-19 is actually nonetheless circulating in the neighborhood.
The commissioner urged everybody to hitch in praying and wishing the Incident Commander of the Lagos State COVID-19 response Mr Babajide Sanwo-olu a speedy restoration so he can return to regular duties as quickly as potential.