Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, on Tuesday advised all those who attended the African Movie Viewers Choice Awards at Eko Hotels in Lagos on March 14, 2020 to go into self-isolation.
This is because one of the guests has tested positive for Coronavirus.
Abayomi in tweets said: “#COVID19 Lagos Alert🔊!
I hereby notify you that all participants at the African Magic viewers’ Choice Award (AMVCA) held on 14th March at @EkoHotels may have come in contact with one of the confirmed cases in Lagos and
are most likely to have been exposed to #COVID19 Infection.
“Attendees at the said event are therefo advised to:
1️⃣observe strict self- isolation.
2️⃣ call our #TollFree line 08000corona if they notice any of the #COVID19 related symptoms
3️⃣ Let’s #TakeResponsibility by practicing #SocialDistancing to prevent the spread of the virus.”