The Lagos State government has announced that participants and attendees of the recently concluded African Movie Academy Awards (AMVCA) might have been exposed to the COVID-19 infection as they may have come in contact with one of the confirmed cases.
The event which was held on 14th March 2020 at Eko Hotels and Suites on Victoria Island in Lagos had numerous key player in the creative sector in attendance.
#COVID19 Lagos Alert🔊!
I hereby notify you that all participants at the African Magic Viewers’ Choice Award (AMVCA) held on14th March at @EkoHotels may have come in contact with one of the confirmed cases in Lagos and
are most likely to have been exposed to #COVID19 Infection. pic.twitter.com/kL2hswERf8
— LSMOH (@LSMOH) March 24, 2020
The authorities however advised all parties concerned to go into self-isolation and call the emergency lines in case they detect any form of symptom.