The Lagos State Government has warned that law enforcement agents will continue to arrest and prosecute residents who violate COVID-19 guidelines and directives.
According to reports, a combined enforcement team of the Lagos State Police Command and the Lagos State Safety Commission led by the Commissioner of Police, Lagos arrested youths partying at a Lounge at 38 Bode Thomas Street, Surulere, about 1:00am on Saturday 9 January 2021.
This is in contravention to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu;s directive on the closure of clubhouses. The culprits have also violated 12:00am to 4:00am curfew imposed by the Federal Government to stem the spread of COVID-19.
Lagos State Government has warned that the second wave of the pandemic is deadlier and spreads faster. People should observe the practices of physical distancing, wearing of face masks, regular washing of hands and use of hand sanitisers always.