The Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made it compulsory for all residents of the state to wear face mask. If you are confused on how to wear yours the right way, then this piece is for you.
The governor had disclosed that the state is firmly in the community transmission phase of the coronavirus pandemic and there is need for more precautions.
He said failure by Lagosians to use face masks in public places would attract penalties and sanctions.
“Let me now formally announce that face masks are now compulsory in public places in Lagos State. Failure to use masks in public will invite sanctions and penalties.
” We have commenced arrangements for the production of large quantities of face-masks for the use of the people of Lagos State. This is indeed a great opportunity for many businesses, small and large, in the state, to contribute to the COVID-19 response while also getting a chance to do business and earn money,”
“I would also like to urge everyone to please leave the medical-grade N-95 masks for the use of medical workers who need them the most. All of us, who are not medical workers should make do with simple cloth masks,”
Follow the guidelines in the image below to understand how to wear your Ankara face mask correctly.