Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Wednesday announced some guidelines ahead of the phased and gradual easing of the lockdown imposed on Lagos State by President Muhammadu Buhari to combat the coronavirus.
Below are 12 highlights of Mr Sanwo-Olu’s agenda
1 All places of worship remain closed until further notice.
2 Eateries and restaurants to open between 9am-3pm and are to do only takeout. No eat in. Take note: they must wear gloves and masks.
3 Public transport. All commuters to wear masks and gloves. Handwashing equipment and thermometers must be provided. Buses to load 60% capacity. No standing. All air conditioners off! All commercial bikes suspended! Tricycles 2 passengers only.
4 Controlled easing phase for all businesses including banks. All staff will work between 9am and 3pm. Maximum of 60% capacity on ground. Others to work from home.
5 All schools remain physically closed! Teach online!
6 Whistle-blower channels to be introduced for anyone who flaunts the directives
7 All beaches, clubs, gyms, salons, cinemas, swimming pool remains closed!
8 Markets to open on designated days between 9am-3pm
9 50% elevator capacity only
10 Funerals are permitted. Only 20 people permitted and that include the officiating ministers. No party to follow it.
11 Curfew remains in place as directed by President Buhari from 8pm to 6am.
12 Review of compliance to be done again in two weeks.