Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi has urged all participants at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) 2020 to self-isolate.
The Commissioner gave this announcement via his official Twitter handle on Tuesday.
Abayomi confirmed that the participants at the event may have come in contact with one of the confirmed case of Coronavirus in Lagos and most likely exposed to the virus.
The event which had many celebrities from both home and abroad in attendance was held on March 14 2020 at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos.
This annual event held at a time when the Corona virus pandemic was beginning to spread in Nigeria.
See the tweet below:
#COVID19 Lagos Alert🔊!
I hereby notify you that all participants at the African Magic viewers’ Choice Award (AMVCA) held on14th March at @EkoHotels may have come in contact with one of the confirmed cases in Lagos and
are most likely to have been exposed to #COVID19 Infection. pic.twitter.com/SS7lrsiSCS
— Prof. Akin Abayomi (@ProfAkinAbayomi) March 24, 2020