The NCDC on Sunday, 10th of May revealed the list of the states that have molecular labs for testing COVID-19 in the country.
According to NCDC, only 13 states plus FCT have 23 molecular laboratories in total.
In a tweet on Sunday, 10th of May on their official twitter page, the health agency said;
“UPDATE: 3 new labs have been included in our molecular laboratory network for #COVID19 at Test tube @UpthOnline, Port Harcourt Test tube @RSUTH_PH satellite lab, Port Harcourt Test tube @ubthng PCR laboratory, Benin.
“This brings the number of labs in Nigeria with the capacity to test for #COVID19 to 23.”
“Sokoto (1), Kano (3), Kaduna (2), Maiduguri (1), Abuja (2), Jos (1), Ibandan (1), Osun (1), Edo (2), Ogun (1), Lagos (4). Delta (1), Rivers (2).”