Chaos in Lagos as Chinese woman vomits in Immigration office
There was Chaos on Friday afternoon at the Immigration office, Alagbon Close, Lagos, as a Chinese woman collapsed and started vomiting.
Passport seekers, immigration officers, visitors, including Policemen and military personnel all ran for their lives on sighting the chinese lady.
Many were injured, accordlng to Daily Sun, while other lost their credentials as they scampered for safety .
An Immigration who spoke on the condition of said it was as if death had visited the place as workers and visitors ran for safety.
“The lady came to the operations department for some visa issues, she wore mask when she came on Thursday ,but she could not finish with what she came to do .She repeated her visit today( Friday) ,but this time around ,she did not masked her face . As she was being attended to , she started feeling dizzy ,fell down and started coughing and vomiting. My brother , everybody took to his or her heels’’, he declared.
He said further: “The worst of it all was that her relations wanted to take her away ,but our officers prevented them.
We were able to kit ourselves and took her to a room .But those who were not courageous enough hurriedly closed for the day while people who came for one transaction or the other abandoned whatever they came to do. The worst thing is that we have been calling health emergency numbers and they have been promising that they were coming but we are yet to see them ,but we are keeping vigil until they come. We won’t let her go.
While adding that the woman kept insisting that nothing was wrong with her, the officer said she would not be allowed to go until health officers carry out comprehensive check on her.
“We are not saying that she has the virus ,but with the symptoms she was exhibiting, ,we won’t let her go till medical experts examine her .Yes ,we are handing her over to the appropriate office and not to her embassy ,he declared”.