Coronavirus: Sanwo-Olu shuts Lagos markets, big shops

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Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday ordered the immediate shutdown of markets and large supermarkets in the state.

This was just as the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, met with the governor and enlisted his support for the fight against the novel Coronavirus.

Leaders of the traders had said the markets would shut down on Friday but the governor said the state had to ste up efforts to block he spread of the disease.