Nigerian authorities disturbed by low level of coronavirus test sample collection
ABUJA- Nigerian authorities are disturbed by the low level of coronavirus test sample collections, a senior government official said on Thursday.
ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigerian authorities are disturbed by the low level of coronavirus test sample collections, a senior government official said on Thursday.
“Despite the increased diagnostic capacity and improved access to testing, the demand remains low with not enough samples being collected,” Boss Mustapha, the country’s most senior civil servant, told reporters at a meeting of a task force on the pandemic.
(Reporting by Felix Onuah; Writing by Alexis Akwagyiram; Editing by Catherine Evans)
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