The Director-General of NCDC, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, made this known during the Presidential Task Force Briefing on COVID-19 in the country, on Friday in Abuja.
He said “One more testing laboratory opened in Lagos today. Nigeria now has eight laboratories for testing for COVID-19.
“The new Lab is the Biosecurity Facility in Lagos State.
“So Lagos now has three Labs. Later today we will activate a Lab in Abuja, and then Kano will be next.