The Federal Government says four stadia in the nation will be used as isolation centres in the battle against coronavirus pandemic.
It likewise said all National Youth Service Corps direction camps in the nation would also be utilized as confinement focuses.
Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare, made this known on Friday by means of Twitter.
He expressed, “Mr. President has endorsed for the Ministry of Youth and Sports to open and make accessible the arenas in Surulere Lagos, Ibadan, Abuja, and Kaduna, just as our NYSC camps across the country for use as isolation centres as they are required. We are in contact with pertinent specialists.”
As of 12:00 pm on Friday, the Nigeria Center for Disease Control said there are 65 instances of coronavirus in the nation beside various speculated cases.
Mr. President has approved for the Ministry of Youth and Sports to open and make available the stadiums in Surulere Lagos, Ibadan, Abuja and Kaduna as well as our NYSC camps nationwide for use as isolation centers as they are needed. We are in touch with relevant authorities …