The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has issues a new order permitting markets and restaurants to reopen.
The state made this known via series of tweets from the Governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Gboyega Akosile.
In the tweet, Akosile said the governor restaurants and markets to open and also ordered that schools should remain closed.
He tweeted, “Eateries and restaurants to open between 9 am -3 pm and are to do only takeout. No eat in. Also, 9 am – 3pm only! Take note! Must wear gloves and masks. Markets to open from 9am to 3pm on selected days.”
All entertainment centres including gyms, spa, recreational facilities inside private estates are to remain closed for two weeks post lockdown in Lagos. This would be reviewed after two weeks,” he added.
“Commercial motorcycle operation (Okada) is also suspended across the state during the period of lockdown while tricycles (Keke Napep) is limited to two passengers only.
“All commuters to wear masks and gloves. Handwashing equipment and thermometers must be provided. Buses to load 60 per cent capacity. No standing.”
He also said only 20 people are allowed to attend a funeral.
“Funerals are permitted. Only 20 people permitted and that includes the officiating ministers and Imams. No party to follow it,” the governor added.
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