Saturday, July 4, 2020

COVID-19 testing facilities may hinder NPFL resumption



Lack of adequate COVID-19 testing facilities in the country may hinder the resumption of the Nigeria Professional Football League.

Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, in an interview with newsmen said players and coaches of all NPFL clubs would be tested before the league could resume.

There are 30 testing laboratories in the country spread across 19 states and the Federal Capital Territory, while a 16 states are yet to have any COVID-19 test lab.