Coronavirus: Lagosians react angrily to lockdown
By Guardian Exclusive
03 April 2020 | 10:29 am
Pains of the lockdown across parts of the country especially Lagos State went a notch further as Lagosians reacted angrily to the coronavirus lockdown which is currently taking its toll on the once bobbling commercial capital of Nigeria.
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