In the wake of increasing cases of individuals testing positive to COVID-19 in Nigeria, the Special Adviser to Governor Sanwo-Olu on Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mr. Solomon Saanu Bonu has advised tourists to comply with the directives of the Lagos State Government to prevent the spread of Coronavirus in Lagos.
A statement issued by the Special Adviser, today, urged fun seekers to stay away from beaches, leisure parks, gardens and tourist sites in adherence to the advice against congregation of more than 50 persons at any location.
“Our international and local tourists should stay away from clubs, beaches, event centres and parties as directed by Mr. Governor in his address to Lagosians”, Bonu said.
While reiterating the importance of social distancing and compliance with the directives from health institutions such as the World Health Organisation as well as Federal and State Ministries of Health, the Special Adviser maintained that residents should remain vigilant and report any suspected cases to the nearest health facilities or call the toll-free line – 08000CORONA.