Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) reveals it is currently “struggling” for bed spaces for the treatment of COVID-19 patients in Lagos state.
With 947 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Lagos state, the NCDC reveals that there is currently a struggle for bed spaces.
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.
The isolation centers in Lagos are at the Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) and at Onikan Stadium.