Umahi Inspects Ebonyi Coronavirus Isolation Centre
By Ruth Oginyi
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State on Sunday afternoon led Covid 19 task force team to inspect the state of the art Isolation Centre at Unity Square Abakaliki, built in order to control the dangerous novel Coronavirus pandemic which is currently ravaging the world.
The Governor during the inspection charged the state’s health officials to expedite action towards completing the remaining portions of works in the centre for it effective use.
Correspondent reports that the Isolation Centre comprises beds, Ventilators, Disinfectants, Sprayers, and other Medical equipment.
Umahi reiterated his commitment in ensuring that the scourge didn’t enter Ebonyi State, let alone containing its spread.
To this end, churches have been banned from worships in the State from Sunday March 29,-2020.
Federal ministry of health had earlier selected Ebonyi as one of the States to establish testing centre for the covid 19 and the medical team are expected in the State this week for inspection.
Ebonyi shall be the 6th centre in Nigeria where Coronavirus test is run.