FG boosts fight against Coronavirus

Three test centres to detect infection from Coronavirus have been equipped with reagents by the Federal Government.

It also designated laboratories in Lagos, Abuja and Irrua in Edo State to handle such tests.

Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents at the end of the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.

He said the reagents were acquired about eight days ago, adding that no case of the virus has been detected in the country or in Africa.

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