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Nigeria Launches New Molecular Laboratory Network To Tackle Covid 19



Molecular laboratory launched in two Universities

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has announced the inclusion of 2 new molecukar labs into the
Laboratory network for #COVID 19 at:

- Usman Danfodio University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto.
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in kaduna.

Making it 15 labs with the capacity to test #COVID 19.


Today is world malaria day
Also celebrating the World Malaria Day, the Agency reminds the public that the disease is a major public health challenge in countries like Nigeria responding to Covid19.
According to the agency- 'Today, we emphasise the importance of protecting yourself from Malaria'

Meanwhile we reported that Nigeria has recorded total number of 1095 confirmed cases with 208 discharged and 32 dead according to the update gotten from NCDC.

Currently Lagos is leading with 80 cases followed by Gombe with 21 cases as at 11:30 pm 24th April.

Stay safe and Remember to wash your hands always
Covid 19 is real

Source: NCDC

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