BY LEVI JOHNSON
Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, has confirmed on Thursday that ten persons at the Lagos State Government House Marina have tested positive for COVID-19.
Abayomi stated this on Thursday via his Twitter handle.
According to him, the development has compelled Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his wife, Joke to undergo another test. He said the governor and his wife COVID-19 test again came out negative.
“I am glad to announce that #COVID19 Incident Commander Governor of Lagos State @jidesanwoolu and the First Lady of Lagos
@jokesanwoolu have consistently tested negative to #COVID19 following three consecutive tests conducted on them recently,” the tweet read.
“However, 10 persons associated with Lagos State House in Marina have tested positive to #COVID19. On behalf of @followlasg, I, therefore, implore you all to continue to embrace the #MaskUpLagos initiative and observe all precautionary measures,” Abayomi Twitted.