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Sanwo-Olu Unveils 70-Bed Isolation, Treatment Centre For COVID-19


Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Wednesday unveiled a new isolation and treatment centre at the Landmark Convention Centre, Eti-Osa Local Government Area of the state.

The facility with 80 beds and 10 Intensive Care Units (ICU) will be solely for COVID-19 treatments.

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Sanwo-Olu at the unveiling said the birth of the Isolation and treatment centre is another good example of Public Private Partnership between Lagos State Government and a nongovernmental organisation, Young Presidents’ Organisation (YPO), Lagos State Chapter.

Earlier before the unveiling of the facility, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by representative of YPO, Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi.

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