Nigeria Center for Diseases Control -NCDC- today announces the inclusion of two new labs for testing COVID-19.
The agency made the announcement this evening confirming the inclusion of 2 new molecular labs into the laboratory network for #COVID19.
This was made known via the angency’s official twitter handle as well as the official Facebook page this evening.
The new labs was said to be located at Usman Danfodio University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto and Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna.
The angency tweeted:
We’re proud to announce the inclusion of 2 new labs to the molecular laboratory network for #COVID19 at
🧪Usman Danfodio University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto
🧪Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 25, 2020
With the inclusion of these two testing labs, the total number of labs with capacity to test COVID-19 in Nigeria sumed up to 15.