THREE DUBAI EVACUEES TEST POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS
Three of the returnees recently evacuated from Dubai have tested positive for COVID-19, Professor Akin Abayomi, the Commissioner for Health of Lagos State announced on Sunday.
Professor Abayomi, on his official Twitter handle, said the affected persons had been admitted to the State's COVID-19 care centre for appropriate treatment.
According to the Commissioner, "the state will continue to adhere strictly to quarantine protocols and enforce necessary precautionary measures so as to contain the spread of #COVID19 infection."
He also urged residents in the state, particularly those who recently returned to the country to cooperate with the COVID19 response team at all times.
"I again urge Lagos residents and particularly those who recently returned to the country to cooperate with our #COVID19 response team as may be desirable at all times and in all circumstances. Let's continue to #StaySafe #ForAGreaterLagos
and in all circumstances. Let's continue to #StaySafe #ForAGreaterLagos”