The Diagnostic Centre located inside the University College Hospital has commenced full and timely testing of samples.
It is committed to a turnaround time of less than 24 hours to provide results for samples taken.
The acting Chairman of the State COVID-19 Task Force, Prof. Temitope Alonge, disclosed this in a statement released on Saturday, April 4, 2020.
He stated in the statement that: “His Excellency is pleased at the progress that has been made at the Infectious Disease Hospital, Olodo, Ibadan, with the training of key personnel and the readiness of the centre to receive patients starting from Monday, April 6, 2020.”
According to the statement, the State Government has also received donations amounting to 125 million naira in cash and some other kind donations.