The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said that the ongoing lock down in the state might be extended beyond 14 days.
He said this during a media briefing on Saturday. He said the lock down will be extended depending on the situation of things, he also added that the number of patients discharged in Lagos had had risen to 24.
“If there’s a need to extend the lock down i will. We got one discharged patient today that has recovered from the Corona Virus. We are going to sit down with the committee that is working on the community markets and see if we can announce more next week” the Governor says.
He also said that “There’s been no backlash on the handling of people by the security operatives so far. I always tell them to “wear a human face.”
Abuja, Lagos and Ogun State are currently on a 14 days lock down which was announced by President Muhammadu Buhari as part of measures to curb the Spread of COVID-19.