As part of efforts towards curbing the dreaded Corona virus disease ( COVID-19),the Executive Chairman Lagos Island Local Government, Hon. Prince Tijani Adetoyese Olusi has employed different measures to ensure the
Safety and well-being of his people.
At the initially stage, the Council embarked on a sensitisation exercise on the corona virus disease and what should be done to avoid contacting the dreaded disease, such as washing the hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, the use of alcohol base hand sanitizer, Face mask and avoiding of handshakes and body contacts with at least two metre gap.
Also, people were advised not to touch their face, mouth, eyes
and nose. They are to sneeze or cough into their elbow, and if a tissue paper is used;it should be disposed properly in a waste bin.
Preventive materials like facemask, Sanitizers were distributed to the people, and wash hand basins are placed at strategic places within the secretariat.
Enlightenment campaigns were held on the virus and how to curtail its spread within the community. Marketers were not left out in the campaign, as it was taken to their doorstep.
Hon Tijani Adetoyese Olusi embarked on the decontamination exercise of all communities in Lagos Island, starting from Pelewura market.
Palliatives were distributed to cushion the effect of the stay at home order on all residents.
Prevention they say is better than cure, let’ us adhere to the rules, stick to the regulations and together we will fight the pandemic.Let us ensure a safe and free environment.