Authority of Yewa South Local Government in Ogun State, led by the Council’s Transition Chairman, Alhaji Rahmon Fagbenro, has fumigated major public and private facilities, including market places and motor parks within the Council area.
The fumigation exercise, according to the Council Boss, was in line with the State Government’s directive, that every nooks and crannies of the State be fumigated in order to curb the spread of the contagious coronavirus.
“It is very important that we fumigate every community at this period. The exercise which is in line with his Excellency, Prince Dapo Abiodun’s directive, will go a long way at curbing further spread of Covid-19.
“This fumigation exercise will cover every community in Yewa South, especially public and private facilities. It will also be extended to market places, major roads, streets and drainages and”.
The Chairman while commending citizens for obeying the stay at home order, urged them to always adhere to medical advices on preventive measures against the pandemic, which include maintaining social distance, hand washing and ensuring clean environment at all times.
In the same vein, a member of the State House of Assembly, representing Yewa South State Constituency, Hon. Latifat Bola Ajayi, who also monitored the fumigation exercise, lauded the idea, while pointing out that the exercise aside curbing the spread of COVID-19, will further disinfect other germs and diseases.