Lagos government shuts 17 markets to curb spread


Lagos State government on Thursday directed that a number of markets, including GSM Village Market in Ikeja, Mandilaz Market in Lagos Island, Oluwole Market also in Lagos Island, Ogba Market, Arena Market located in Oshodi, Alaba International Market, among others be closed down to contain the rapid spread of COVID-19.

The affected markets numbering 17 also include Ladipo Market in Oshodi, Oshodi market, Lawason Market, Kantangua Market, Trade fair Market, Igando Market, Alimosho, Abule-Egba, Ebute Ero Market, Computer village, Ikeja, Balogun Market in Lagos island, Iyana-Ipaja Market and Agege Market.

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Source: Nigerian Tribune