For contravening the Lagos State Infectious Disease Regulation act 2020, no fewer than four resorts centres have been sealed by the Lagos State Safety Commission on Wednesday.
This was contained in a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to Lagos Governor, Mr Gboyega Akosile, on his twitter handle.
Lagos State Safety Commission (@safety_lasg) in conjunction with @TalktoLaswa and Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture has sealed Sencillo Beach Resort and other beach houses for hosting parties thereby contravening the Lagos State Infectious Disease Regulation (2020).
The operation led by the Director General who had earlier visited the locations over the weekend, witnessed the flagrant disregard for social distancing with gatherings of over 250 people, no use of face masks & other health and safety related infractions at the various locations
He further warned owners of beach houses in Lagos to refrain from hosting parties at their various residences.
He decried the flagrant disregard for regulations and laws issued by the Lagos State Government to curb the spread of the virus and warned that the State Government would not leave any stone unturned in prosecuting offenders who contravene the laws and regulations.
He enjoined the public to continue to adhere to the washing of hands, use of hand sanitizers and compulsory use of face masks to help flatten the curve and defeat the Covid-19 virus.