10 Staff of Lagos Govt House Test Positive for COVID-19

Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi

By Martins Ifijeh

At least 10 staff of the Lagos State Government House in Marina have tested positive for COVID-19.

Announcing this Thursday in a Tweet, the Commissioner for Health, Lagos State, Prof. Akin Abayomi, said the development had made Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and his wife, Joke, to undergo three COVID-19 tests at different times and that the tests had all returned negative.

He said: “I am glad to announce that COVID-19 Incident Commander, Governor of Lagos State, Sanwo-Olu, and the First Lady of Lagos have consistently tested negative to COVID-19 following three consecutive tests conducted on them recently.

“However, 10 persons associated with Lagos State House in Marina have tested positive to COVID-19. On behalf of Lagos State, I therefore implore you all to continue to embrace the Mask Up Lagos Initiative and observe all precautionary measures,” he said.