COVID-19: FG Converts NYSC Camps, Stadia To Isolation Centres

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According Punch Metro, the Federal Government four stadia the country will be used as centres the fight against .

It also said all Youth Service Corps the country would as well be used as centres.

Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare, made this known on via Twitter.

He wrote, “Mr. has approved for the Ministry of Youth and Sports and make available the stadiums in Surulere Lagos, Ibadan, , and Kaduna, as well as our camps nationwide for use as centers as they are needed. We are in touch with relevant authorities.”

As of 12:00 pm on , the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said there are 65 cases of coronavirus in the country aside from a of suspected cases.

The Federal Government had on March 18 ordered the immediate closure of nationwide coronavirus fears.

But Dare, on , said , Major Buhari (retd.), approved the re-opening of the camps as COVID-19 isolation centres.

See tweet;