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Lagos State Governor, Sanwo-Olu Approves The Full Reopening Of Markets



The Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved the full reopening of markets in the State.

This was contained in a statement released by Lagos Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Dr Wale Ahmed on Tuesday October 27.

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Food and non-food markets were closed in order to mitigate the spread of Coronavirus disease. They were only allowed to operate 3 days a week.

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The decision to reopen the markets is to mitigate the hardships that has been imposed on the people due to the ban on commercial activities. Find the statement below.

“The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved the full resumption of operations of both food markets and non-food markets.

“They are now to open daily.

“Mr Governor took the decision to further enhance trade and commerce and mitigate the hardship of recent times and ensure that Lagosians can recover fast.

“Mr Governor also advised the continued observance of all safety protocols.

“Traders and their customers must adhere strictly to the covid 19 protocols for their safety and the citizenry at large.”

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