Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, Prince Gbolahan Lawal, has listed some Ramadan neighbourhood food markets where the residents can visit to find food supplies at affordable prices.
According to him, the food markets would basically provide Lagosians access to food supplies during this lockdown and help prevent panic buying.
This follows the State government’s directives of closing all markets and stores trading in non-essential commodities.
The markets are located at 27 selected public schools within 14 local government areas of the state.
According to him, the selected schools within which the markets are situated are as follows:
- St Jude Primary School, Ilasamaja
- Ilupeju Primary School, Town Planning Way, Illupeju
- Papa Ajao Primary School all in Mushin Local Government
- Local Government Primary School, Idimu
- Meiran Community Primary School, Meiran in the Alimosho Local Government area
- Sijuade Primary School, Ijesatedo
- Lagos Progressive Primary School, Mbah Street, Surulere
- Obele Secondary School, Lawanson
- Aguda Grammar School, Aguda, Surulere Local Government area.
- Ikeja Primary School
- Opebi Primary School, Ikeja
- United Christian Primary School, Marine Beach
- Ijora Oloye Primary School
- Ire Akari Nursery and Primary School II, Iganmu, Apapa Local Government Area
- St Jude Primary School, Ebute Meta
- Fagba Junior Grammar School, Iju
- Stadium Junior Grammar School, Ifako
- Ikota Primary School, Lekki-Epe Expressway, Ikota
- St George’s Primary School, Ikoyi
- Araromi Baptist School, Beckley Road, Lagos Island
- St Emmanuel Primary School, Ogudu
- Ajao Estate School, Anthony; Sam Ethnan Airforce Base, Ikeja
- Ejigbo Model Primary School, Ejigbo.
- St Theresa Roman Catholic Primary School, Epe
- Anglican Primary School, Aradagun/Mosafejo Aworo/Ajido Road, Badagry
- Government Technical College, Awolowo Way, Oke Ota-Ona, Ikorodu