Ten staff of the Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-olu has tested positive for coronavirus.
The state’s Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, who gave the disclosure on Thursday via his Twitter account said the Governor and his wife, Ibijoke both tested negative.
“I am glad to announce that COVID-19 Incident Commander, Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and the First Lady of Lagos, Dr. Ibijoke, have consistently tested negative to the virus following three consecutive tests conducted on them recently.
“However, 10 persons associated with Lagos State House in Marina have tested positive to COVID-19. On behalf of Lagos State Government, I implore you all to continue to embrace the use of face masks and observe all precautionary measures. Aside this, residents should also ensure that they engage in physical distancing, hand washing and other personal hygiene. All directives on easing lockdown in Lagos State remain in force,” he said.