The Commissioner for Health Lagos State Prof. Akin Abayomi, has taking to his Twitter handle to warn Lagosians to please be careful and take heed and protect themselves against the deadly COVID-19 disease with the recent spike in new cases and deaths.
The Commissioner shared an infographic as he pointed out that the number of Covid-19 related deaths in Lagos increased from 6 in Nov 2020 to 22 deaths just days into January 2021.
Diagnosed cases of Covid-19 also tripled, going from 2,172 in Nov to 7,420 in Jan.
The commissioner wrote:
From 6 to 22 #COVID19 related deaths between November and December, 2020 and 2,172 to 7,420 positive cases within the same period; It is clear, #COVID19 is raging like wild fire out there!
Guys! We Move!
and #StayKampe at (home)
— Prof. Akin Abayomi (@ProfAkinAbayomi) January 10, 2021
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