The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has announced the activation of two new laboratories for coronavirus testing.
The NCDC made the announcement on Saturday via its verified twitter handle.
One of the new laboratories, Influenza Laboratory is located at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, AKTH, Kano State while the other, at the National Veterinary Research Institute NVRI in Plateau State, the health agency tweeted.
This brings the number of COVID-19 testing labs in the country to 11, it added, while revealing four more labs in Borno, Sokoto, Rivers and Kaduna states were underway.
NCDC wrote: “Two new labs have been activated for #COVID19 testing.
“This brings the number of COVID-19 testing labs in Nigeria to 11.
“In progress- Maiduguri, Sokoto, Port Harcourt & Kaduna.”
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE
As A Nation, We Cannot Afford To Fail This New Year, Says Jonathan
Share Former President Goodluck Jonathan says Nigeria cannot afford to fail in 2021, Channels Television reports. In his New Year message...
Take Care Of Nigerian Youths Else They’ll Rise Against Your Govt – Mbaka Warns Buhari
Share Ejike Mbaka, a Catholic priest and spiritual director of Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Nigeria (AMEN), has warned President Muhammadu Buhari to...
Resign Honourably, Gov Tambuwal Tells Service Chiefs Over Insecurity
Share Aminu Tambuwal, Sokoto State Governor, has asked service chiefs to honourably resign from their office due to the worsening security...
There’re Curses For People Who Criticise Men Of God, Says Pastor Chris Oyakhilome
Share Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, founder and President of LoveWorld Incorporated, commonly known as Christ Embassy, says there are curses for those...
Meet Your Targets Or Get Sanctioned – Buhari Warns Revenue Generating Agencies
Share President Muhammadu Buhari has issued a stern warning to revenue generating agencies in the country to either meet their targets...
BREAKING: President Buhari To Make New Year Nationwide Broadcast On Friday
Share President Muhammadu Buhari will make a New Year broadcast to the nation tomorrow Friday, January 1, 2021 at 7am. Garba...