The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has revealed the agency is struggling with bed spaces in Lagos which is the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria.
Speaking during the briefing on Thursday, Chikwe Ihekweazu, director-general of NCDC, said efforts are being made to change strategy in order not to allow the inadequate bed spaces affect the fight against coronavirus.
“Lagos is the only place where we are struggling with bed spaces for now. We will always tells Nigerians the truth. We are struggling with bed spaces in Lagos for now,” he said.
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 30, 2020
The isolation centers in Lagos are at the Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) and at Onikan Stadium.