COVID-19: Participants at AMVCA asked to self-isolate

All attendees and awardees of the African Magic Viewers’ Choice Award (AMVCA) held on March 14, 2020, at Eko Hotel, Lagos, have been asked to self isolate themselves.

This was announced by the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Ayobami.

According to the commissioner, the participants of AMVCA may have been in contact with one of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Lagos.

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He said: “I hereby notify you that all participants at the African Magic Viewers’ Choice Award (AMVCA) held on 14th 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.

“Attendees at the said event are therefore advised to: observe strict self- isolation.

“Call our #TollFree line 08000corona if they notice any of the #COVID19 related symptoms

“Let’s #TakeResponsibility by practicing #SocialDistancing to prevent the spread of the virus.

Recall that Lagos State as at the time of this report has 29 confirmed cases of coronavirus.

 

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