The Covid-19 Test Centre commissioned in Ebonyi State yesterday is a federal government facility domiciled in the Alex Ekwueme Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki in Ebonyi State.
The Centre is part of the virology laboratory of the Federal Teaching Hospital in the State.
This commissioning has increased the number of testing centers in the country to seven.
NCDC also said it is making good progress in activating other Testing Centers in Maiduguri, Kano Sokoto, Port Harcourt, Jos and Kaduna.
No mention was made of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku Ozala in Enugu State, one of the first-generation teaching hospitals in the country.