Lagos Govt Predicts When Number Of Covid-19 Cases Will Fall

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The Lagos State Government has predicted a sharp decline in the cases of COVID-19 by November this year.

The Commissioner for Health in the state, Prof. Akin Abayomi, stated this during the Ministerial Press Briefing to commemorate Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s one year in office.

“It is difficult to predict when the pandemic will end in Nigeria because this depends on a lot of factors.

“But in the next four to six months (between September and November), we will see a sharp decline in the number of cases in the country, and this will signal that we are coming towards defeating the outbreak,” Abayomi said.

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According to him, Lagos State was likely to reach between 90,000 to 120,000 cases of coronavirus.

Abayomi, however, insisted these figures do not signify a peak period for the state.

There are currently 3,756 confirmed cases in Lagos.

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