COVID-19: See 10 Areas You Must Avoid

With the outbreak of the deadly Coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria, Lagos has taken the lead as the epicenter of the virus in the country.

Of the 4,787 confirmed Coronavirus cases in Nigeria, Lagos ramps up 1,990 cases, having discharged 502 survivors of the pandemic and recorded 34 deaths.

Of the 20 Local Governments in the State, there are 10 councils that are more affected. Anyone going to transact businesses or going to these areas must be extra careful to avoid contracting the virus.

1. Lagos Mainland

As of May 7, 2020, Lagos Mainland is the epicenter of Coronavirus pandemic in Lagos with 541 cases. This area includes Yaba, Oyingbo, Iddo, and others. Lagos Mainland is now a danger zone and those going there must take precautionary measures.

2. Eti-Osa

Eti-Osa, as at this date has recorded 200 Coronavirus cases, making it the second worst-hit area in Lagos. At the onset of the virus, Eti-Osa was leading. Eti-Osa is home to Victoria Island, Lekki Phase I and II, Ajah, and others.

3. Mushin

Mushin is recording serious community transmission of Coronavirus. 138 people have been infected with the virus. At the onset, Mushin was not mentioned in the scheme of things.

4. Ikeja

Ikeja is another hot spot for the transmission of Coronavirus. 73 people have been infected with the virus. Ikeja is home to major business players and the seat of the Lagos State Government, as well as the popular Computer Village. Nigerians transacting businesses in this area must be cautious.

5. Alimosho

Alimosho is an emerging hot spot for the transmission of Coronavirus, recording 69 confirmed cases in a very short time. The area is the most populous in Lagos, with over six million inhabitants. It is a hotbed for community transmission.

6. Kosofe

Kosofe has so far recorded 59 cases of Coronavirus. Kosofe is a large area in Lagos East and has a population of over one million.

7. Apapa

Apapa is a major business area hosting the seaports. With Coronavirus infections of 55, the area is a potential hotbed for the virus. While the airport and the land border have been on lockdown, the seaports are still operating and opened for vessels to enter.

8. Somolu
Somolu has recorded 40 cases of Coronavirus as of May 7, 2020. The area, with a large population, is prone to serious community transmission, Those visiting Somolu must be very careful.

9. Amuwo-Odofin

Amuwo-Odofin has recorded 35 cases of Coronavirus. The area plays host to FESTAC, Mile 2, and the rest. It is also a business area, where many Igbo traders live.

10. Oshodi/Isolo

Oshodi/Isolo is home to popular street urchins, ‘Area Boys’, and the biggest auto spare part market in Nigeria, Ladipo Market. With Coronavirus infection rate of 34, the area is prone to serious community transmission.

PLEASE LET'S STAY SAFE!!!



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Thursday 14th of May 2020

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Klimkid  
Aimosho ke?
Star  
This is very insightful, we should all be careful and please stay safe. Do not go out🙏🏾
Klimkid  

Star

This is very insightful, we should all be careful and please stay safe. Do not go out🙏🏾

True Talk Star.
Klimkid  
Omo, na to stay for house sure pass
DJ Walexy007  
It's getting serious out there, this virus is closer than we think oooo, May God Almighty help us.
Klimkid  

DJ Walexy007

It's getting serious out there, this virus is closer than we think oooo, May God Almighty help us.

AMEN