Molecular labs now in every state, says NCDC


The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control has announced the activation of molecular testing laboratories in every Nigerian state.

The centre stated this on its official Twitter handle

“We are pleased to announce the inclusion of Niger State Public Laboratory to the NCDC Molecular Laboratory Network

“In 8 months, we have activated at least one laboratory for Covid-19 testing in all 36+1 states of Nigeria”.

The NCDC is the foremost disease control centre in Nigeria and has been at the forefront of the battle against Covid-19 in Nigeria.

The centre encourages testing encourages in its molecular laboratories.