Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced the inclusion the Federal Medical Centre, Yola as its 25th laboratory into the national COVID-19 laboratory network.

NCDC in a telegraph post on Friday disclosed that the new laboratory is located in Yola, Adamawa State.

It further said that it is still working working on establishing another one in Katsina, Kwara, Anambra and Gombe.

“We are pleased to announce the inclusion of the 25th lab to the national #COVID19 Laboratory Network: Federal Medical Centre, Yola, Adamawa.

“In progress: Katsina, Kwara, Anambra & Gombe,” the Centre for Disease posted.