Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has vowed to extends the curfew in Lagos if there is no improvement in the level of compliance over the coronavirus in the State.
Sanwo-Olu who disclosed this on Saturday as Lagos State is presently on lockdown for two weeks.
He explained that the lockdown would be extended depending on the situation of things, adding that the number of patients discharged in Lagos had risen to 24.
Recall that almost 50 per cent of the 209 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Nigeria are recorded in Lagos.
His words: “If there’s a need to extend the lockdown, I will. We got one discharged patient today (recovered from the coronavirus).
”We are going to sit down with the committee that is working on the community markets and see if we can announce more next week.”
“There’s been no backlash on the handling of people by the security operatives so far. I always tell them to ‘wear a human face’.”