NCDC Expands Molecular Testing Laboratory To Cover More States
The National Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has increase its capacity to carrying out Molecular tests on Nigeria to ascertain for Covid-19.
NCDC made the announcement on Saturday night via its verified Twitter handle.
Sharing the news, NCDC wrote, ”
We have expanded the number of labs with the capacity to test for COVID19 to 6 with the inclusion of the Virology Laboratory of University College Hospital, Ibadan
Tomorrow, we will be in Abakaliki to set up another lab as we quickly ramp up COVID19 testing capacity in Nigeria.
Coronavirus has affected over 600,000 people globally, thousands have died, while the confirmed cases in Nigeria has reached 97 as Saturday night.