THE Delta Commissioner for Health, Dr Mordi Ononye, says the COVID-19 isolation centre in Central Hospital, Warri, will be ready on Wednesday.
Ononye disclosed this while inspecting the facilities being put in place in the hospital on Monday.
He said the isolation centre at the Federal Medical Centre, Asaba, was ready and equipped with the state of the art facilities.
According to the commissioner, the state government has decided to create more isolation centres in the state, in readiness for any possible outbreak of the pandemic.
Ononye gave the assurance that more isolation centres in other parts of Delta would be ready in the next one week.
He said that government would continue to take the protection of life and property of the people as a priority.
“Delta has one of the best facilities at the Asaba centre approved and designed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).