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Registration Of Religious, Social Centres Begins In Lagos Ahead Of Reopening

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Registration of religious, social centres begins in Lagos Ahead Of Reopening
Registration of religious, social centres begins in Lagos Ahead Of Reopening

Safety Commission has opened a register for religious and social centres in the state in ahead full reopening.

This is in advancement of the Register-to-Open initiative of the state government, as directed by , the commission said in a release signed by its , Lanre Mojola.

The release reads, “Further to the directive of Mr Governor with respect to the Register-to-Open initiative of , we hereby confirm that all religious and social centres (social clubs, event centres, restaurants, bars, night clubs, spas, cinemas and gyms) within the state can commence the registration process on the designated portal immediately”.

In an update regarding the in the state on May 17, the governor said the government was considering full reopening of the economy, including critical sectors like tourism and hospitality, sporting, event centres, cinemas, entertainment, and religious gatherings.

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Also, he said businesses in these sectors would have to undergo re-registration before reopening and that the Lagos State Safety Commission and Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) would be visiting offices and business premises to assess the level of their readiness to resume operation.

“We are at a level where we are reviewing the other arms of the economy. In the coming days, we will be starting what we call Register-to-Open, which means all players in the restaurant business, event centres, entertainment, malls and cinemas will go through a form of re-registration and space management,” Sanwo-Olu said.

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“There is a regulation that will be introduced to supervise this move. We will be coming to their facilities to assess their level of readiness for a future opening. I don’t know when that opening will happen in the weeks ahead, but we want these businesses to begin to tune themselves to the reality of COVID-19 with respect to how their workspaces need to look like.”

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