Maintain social distancing to halt spread of COVID-19, Lagos residents urged | The Guardian Nigeria News


Residents maintaining social distancing in Epe to receive welfare packages

The Director-General, Lagos State Safety Commission (LSC), Mr. Lanre Mojola and General Manager, Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA), Dr. Dolapo Fasawe, have jointly urged Lagosians not to spread the COVID-19 virus by maintaining social distancing and carry out basic hygiene practices such as regular washing of hands.

The call was made yesterday when the COVID-19 joint taskforce on enforcement of social distancing and gatherings paid a courtesy call on the Oloja of Epe, Oba Kamorudeen Ishola Animashaun to sensitize and distribute stimulus welfare packages to the community following the lockdown caused by the pandemic.

According to Mojola, social distancing at this point is crucial to flatten the curve and break the cycle of transmission of the virus. He appealed that maintaining social distancing is key to safety of lives, as well as constant washing of hands with soap and water, use of…

Source: Guardian Newspaper