Posts Tagged ‘Lagos State’

31 More #COVID19 Patients Discharged In Lagos

by Seun Adeuyion July 7, 2020
The Lagos State Government, on Monday announced the discharge of thirty-one more COVID-19 patients after recovering from the disease.  This was contained in a statement by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who also doubles as the COVID-19 Incident Commander in Lagos State. Sanwo-Olu said the discharged patients include 16 females and 39 males – all Nigerians – […]

#COVID19: Lagos Unveils 150-Bed Isolation Center

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 30, 2020
The Lagos State Government on Monday announced the unveiling of a 150-bed isolation centre. Governor of the state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu said the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba is another measure to increase the capacity to tackle the spread of Covid-19. Sanwo-Olu accredited the Coronavirus curbing facility to the Private Sector Coalition, saying;“We thank the Private […]

“Ajimobi’s Death Fills Me With Grief”– Lagos Governor Sanwo-Olu

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 26, 2020
Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has expressed condolences towards the death of Senator and former National Acting Chairman of the APC, Abiola Ajimobi. Ajimobi died yesterday after days of speculations concerning his critical Covid19 related condition. Sanwo-Olu described the late Ajimobi as “a leader who served the people of Oyo State and Nigeria with […]

#COVID19: 45 Patients Recover In Lagos State

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 21, 2020
More recoveries have been recorded in Lagos, as the state’s government discharged 45 COVID-19 patients after they tested negative to the virus. This was revealed in a tweet on the Lagos State Ministry of Health official handle on Sunday. The Health Ministry disclosed that the recovered and discharged patients include 18 females and 27 males. […]

#COVID19: Lagos Loses Senator Bayo Oshinowo, aka “Pepper”.

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 16, 2020
Senator Bayo Oshinowo, who represented Lagos East senatorial district is confirmed  to have succumbed to the deadly  Covid-19 virus on Monday. Senator Bayo Oshinowo aka Peperito, in accordance with Muslim rites, was buried in his hometown in Ijebu on Monday. Senator Bayo Oshinowo had been in the Lagos state House of Assembly since 1999 until 2015, […]

FirstBank Donates 20,000 Digital Devices To Lagos State As E-learning Boost

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 12, 2020
“Nobody foresaw #COVID19 coming along and disrupting our way of life. These devices will be useful to our pupils in the current circumstances we have found ourselves”— Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State Governor. First Bank of Nigeria, one of the Nation’s more prominent banking institutions on Thursday donated 20,000 digital devices to the Lagos State Government. […]