The management of Alex Ekwueme Federal teaching hospital Wednesday commended the federal government for upgrading the south-east virology center in Ebonyi state as a testing center for coronavirus.
Chief Medical Director of the hospital Dr Emeka Owne Ogah, disclosed this at the premises of the teaching hospital while briefing journalists.
He said, “I want to thank President Muhammadu Buhari, the minister of health, the minister of state for health, Governor David Umahi, the Director Nigeria Center for Disease control.
“I want to thank them immensely for their contributions towards making sure that our virology lab is scaled up to test for this coronavirus.
He said this will help to reduce the anxiety that may arise following the suspicion of this disease.