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The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has affirmed that mandatory wearing of face covers in the state will start so as to control the spread of Coronavirus.

Sanwo-Olu said this in a progression of tweets on his official Twitter page on Sunday.

As indicated by him, face covers help to shield individuals from beads and discharges from hacking and sniffling.

He stated: “Dear Lagosians, even as we watch the lockdown, we are commencing #MaskUpLagos; the COMPULSORY wearing of face covers in Lagos.

“Face veils help to shield us from beads and emissions from hacking, sniffling, and so on as not every person that is tainted will show side effects.

“Face covers, joined with visit hand washing, being cognizant about NOT contacting our face, just as #SocialDistancing, are viable in easing back the spread.

“The state government is as of now delivering around 3 million facemasks for appropriation to the helpless.

“N95 and careful covers help our clinical specialists remain safe while fabric covers made to details that will be discharged by @LSMOH joined with different rules will help shield our inhabitants from #COVID19.

“The infection is in our networks, we should pay attention to this. #MaskUpLagos.”

In the interim, the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has declared 87 new instances of COVID-19 in Nigeria, bringing to 1,182 the all out number of contaminated people in the nation,

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