Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has been requested to close down the NIMC workplace at Alausa Ikeja over the second wave of coronavirus in Lagos.
Recall that the Nigerian Communications Fee (NCC) had directed telecommunications corporations to dam all unregistered SIM playing cards within the nation in two weeks. https://dailypost.ng/2020/12/15/breaking-ncc-orders-mtn-glo-airtel-others-to-block-all-unregistered-sim-cards-in-nigeria/
Prospects of all networks have been instructed to register with their Nationwide Id Numbers (NIN) or threat shedding their numbers.
Following the quick interval allotted for the registration, Nigerians in Lagos stormed the NIMC Alausa centre on Monday morning regardless of the warnings of a surge in COVID-19 infections.
Recall that Sanwo-Olu days in the past ordered the closure of golf equipment, carnivals, public gatherings because the second wave of Coronavirus hit the state.
Nonetheless, the large crowd at NIMC workplace appeared to have defeated the aim of the closures, producing criticisms from Nigerians who took to their Twitter web page to assault the federal government,
They urged Governor Sanwo-Olu to close down NIMC workplaces.
Listed below are some feedback gathered by DAILY POST from Twitter;
@Islimfit “ Pricey @jidesanwoolu, when are you going to order the closure of the NIMC workplace at Alausa for flouting the latest Covid-19 tips? Seal up a membership however permit hundreds of individuals collect at NIMC workplace simply cos they need to gather NIN. We no dey ever suppose straight for this’ll nation.
@Daddy_Nomso “ Lagos Govt arrested individuals at Cubana on Sat due to Covid 19 however are okay with Hundreds queueing at NIMC workplace to get NIN as they’ve bribed Covid to go on Xmas vacation. This might have been finished Digitally however God Forbid NG does one thing Wholesome even in a Pandemic.”
@DaSuspekt “ Pricey Governor @jidesanwoolu please shut down NIMC Alausa. The individuals for CUBANA NIGHT CLUB nor do attain dis wan o.”
@Ebukarr “ This authorities is so delusional,
I believed they have been crying about Covid circumstances. @jidesanwoolu are you able to see this.”
@TopeAkinyode “ Proper now, there’s a mammoth crowd on the NIMC workplace at Alausa due to the NIN registration coverage of the Federal Authorities. In the meantime, the federal government has already budgeted over N540bn for COVID-19 vaccines. I feel the federal government is aware of what its doing.”
@Femiskill “ The lives of individuals are in danger with this sort of insurance policies and the present state of affairs of pandemic on the earth, even in any respect that is crucial timing is necessary or different types of getting this finished electronically. Why are you individuals so heartless. NIMC over LIFE?
@Oyindamola “ Is it that our authorities makes no sense or what? You arrested individuals at cubana cos they went towards the covid guidelines, however allowed this cos corona is allergic to NIN workplace yeah?
@Hexdee “ If individuals contract COVID-19 from there and die, then what’s the usefulness of the NIN quantity?
@DelightAnicho “ the midst of 2nd section COVID-19 pandemic, See crowd at NIMC workplace Alausa! Unhealthy coverage timing! This linking of NIN to sim ought to cease now!!!
@Alameen “ They shut colleges however that is NIMC Workplace at Alausa, no social distance no nothing. It’s unhappy how individuals in our authorities usually are not considering straight, generally u must be considering in the event that they don’t need the kids of the plenty to go to high school.”
@KunleJimber “ See NIMC workplace at Alausa immediately! Are you able to see how reckless a authorities may be within the midst of COVID-19 second wave! Really, no worth for all times and it reveals a management vacuum.”