The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has on Tuesday approved the full resumption of operations of both food markets and non-food markets. Sanwo-Olu said the markets are now to open daily.
According to the Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Dr Wale Ahmed, Governor Sanwo-Olu ordered the resumption of the markets to further enhance trade and commerce as well as mitigate the hardship of recent times and ensure that Lagosians can recover fast.
Dr Ahmed pointed out that the Governor also advised the continued observance of all safety protocols. He noted that traders and their customers must adhere strictly to the COVID-19 protocols for their safety and the citizenry at large.