Nigeria: Lagos Deploys Equipment to Fumigate Public Places

27 March 2020

The Lagos State Government has deployed more disinfecting equipment to fumigate public spaces in the state as part of measures to halt the spread of COVID-19.

The governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, in a statement on his Twitter page @jidesanwoolu said the brand new equipment will help in halting the COVID-19 pandemic.

"We are aware that to totally rid our state of this scourge, all our public spaces must be disinfected, fumigated and sterilised."

Sanwo-Olu noted: "Aggressive times call for aggressive measures. Therefore, we will aggressively tackle this novel virus and bring its catastrophic reign to a complete end."

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