The governor of Lagos, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his wife, Dr. Ibijoke, have gone into self isolation after one of his close aides tested positive for COVID-19.
Breaking the news in Lagos on Friday, the Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, said the governor and his wife have started self isolation to prevent the further spread of the Coronavirus after one of Governor Sanwo-Olu tested positive to COVID-19.
“Mr. Governor and other members of his team will be tested by the Lagos State biobank today but will remain in isolation until the results of the tests are available.
“We are seeing slightly increasing number of COVID-19 positive cases in clusters in Lagos and all Lagosians should adhere to the prescribed advisories of safe distancing, good hand and respiratory hygiene and avoidance of unnecessary gatherings.
“This is not the first time Mr. Governor is having the COVID-19 test. He has had at least three since May when he announced that 10 of his aides had tested positive for the virus.” Prof Abayomi said.
It will be recalled that there’s second wave of COVID-19 in the country as the number of those tested positive have continued to be on the increase on a daily basis.