Minister of Well being, Dr Osagie Ehanire, speaks about efforts by the Federal Authorities to checkmate importation of Coronavirus into the nation.
The Minister of Well being, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has stated the nation is working to develop extra isolation centres following the outbreak of the coronavirus.
Dr. Ehanire stated this on Friday in a press convention the place he famous that each nation is scrambling to construct isolation centres.
In response to him, Nigeria is working to extend the beds within the isolation centres in Lagos and Abuja.
“For covid 19, every country is scrambling to build isolation centres. China built its own in thousand-bed centre in 10 days. That’s them,” he stated.
He defined that “Each nation is scrambling for that and we’re additionally doing our personal half.
“We now have our personal methods to extend beds and in addition to typically improvise if want be. There’s a normal isolation centre occurring in Gwagwadala.
“There’s one already in Lagos, a really sound one, which was inherited from the ebola virus epidemic. They’re very secure.
“There are different methods we’re instantly working upon to develop isolation centres if the necessity arises. we’re critically engaged on these ones together with telling our instructing hospitals to right away make wards obtainable if the necessity arises.”
He stated there was no nation ready for the outbreak, including that every one nations are actually adapting and transferring.”