COVID-19: Nigerian government reveals new technique in opposition to coronavirus
Nigerian Government by way of the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has revealed the technique the nation has employed to deal with the raving novel coronavirus.
Osagie spoke on the day by day press briefing by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 on Thursday.
He identified Nigeria is just not flattening the curve however is pushing the curve to 1 facet in order that it (Nigeria) can have sufficient time to arrange its ‘not very robust’ well being system.
“Each nation has its personal technique to fight the coronavirus. In Nigeria, we’re not flattening the curve however we’re pushing the curve to 1 facet in order that we now have sufficient time to arrange our ‘not very robust’ well being system,” Osagie stated.
“Additionally, within the beginning, we didn’t have sufficient reagents; actually, we carried out our exams in South Africa.
“However two months down the road, we are able to perform our personal exams with the 13 current NCDC laboratories throughout the nation.
“Regarding using speedy take a look at kits, the World Well being Group (WHO), has not validated any of it.
“They consider that the outcomes aren’t dependable nevertheless it most likely provides you a course. Subsequently, there may be not sufficient religion in speedy diagnostic take a look at.”