Covid-19: Plateau State To Establish Testing Centre
31 March 2020 News
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State says the State will soon get a center for the testing of the Coronavirus.
The Governor who stated this when he met with the leadership of the State House of Assembly and that of the All Progressives Congress in the State, appealed for their cooperation in addressing the socio political impact of the disease in the State.
Briefing the meeting, Chairman of the State Economic team, Mr Ezekiel Gomos announced that the revenue of the state had been hugely impacted, making execution of programs and projects difficult.
Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Nuhu Abok and Chairman of the Party Latep Dabang applauded the measures put in place by the state Government in addressing the issue.
The State Government also received 28.5million naira from the United Bank for Africa as part of their contribution to the fight against the virus.