COVID-19 Lockdown: Life returns to Lagos
By Guardian Exclusive
05 May 2020 | 7:17 pm
Lagos, after being locked down for weeks, practically bounced back to life on Monday after the government eased its stay-at-home order with a less restrictive directive demanding residents to observe social distancing and sport facemasks in public places. GuardianTV went around Lagos to observe the level of compliance.
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