The Lagos State House of Assembly has urged Governor Babajide Sanwo-olu to direct the Commissioner for Information, Mr. Gbenga Omotoso, to intensify the campaign against the spread of COVID-19.
Speaker of the House, Chief Mudashiru Obasa, who brought the matter before the House during plenary, noted it was important for the Commissioner for Health to brief the House on efforts being made by the government to prevent the spread of the disease.
Chief Obasa also urged the governor to call on the Commissioner for Information to increase awareness for the people so that they could take precautions against COVID-19.
He urged Lagos residents to remain vigilant and compliant to avoid COVID-19 infection.
Meanwhile, Lagos State Commissioner for Health Professor Akin Abayomi told newsmen that the health condition of the incident commander, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, is improving.
This was contained in an update on the governor’s health condition signed by the commissioner.
Governor Sanwo-Olu, who went on self-isolation on Friday when one of his close aides tested positive to COVID-19, was confirmed positive the following day after the usual test and has since been in isolation.
Professor Abayomi said all tests conducted on the governor recently indicate no signs of the adverse impact of the COVID-19 infection.
Gistongist gathered that he reassured Lagos residents of the government’s continued dedication to the fight against #COVID-19.