Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his wife, Dr. Ibijoke, have tested negative to the virus three consecutive times even as 10 persons within the Lagos State House in Marina, have tested positive for coronavirus.
Announcing this during his daily covid-19 update in Lagos on Thursday, the state Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, said on his Twitter handleos residents to embrace the MaskUpLagos Initiative and observe all precautionary measures.
He tweeted: “I am glad to announce that COVID-19 Incident Commander, Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and the First Lady of Lagos @jokesanwoolu have consistently tested negative to COVID-19, following three consecutive tests conducted on them recently.
“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 #COVID19 #ForAGreaterLagos.”
Lagos, the ep-icenter of the coronavirus has treated and discharged 358 cases persons, handled confirmed 1,308 cases and recorded 30 deaths.