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COVID-19: Nigerian Scientist Develops Rapid Test Kit

Unic Press UK: A Nigerian scientist Dr Chika Onwuamah has developed a “fast and sensitive point-of-care test” for SARS-Cov-2 infection, the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) said.

The breakthrough test kit named SARS-Cov-2 Isothermal Molecular Assay (SIMA) can produce test results within 40 minutes, the minister of state for health, Olorunnimbe Mamora, said Tuesday during the bi-weekly briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19.

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# Team MP W D L F A G P
1 Everton 6 4 1 1 14 9 +5 13
2 Liverpool 6 4 1 1 15 14 +1 13
3 Aston Villa 5 4 0 1 12 5 +7 12
4 Leicester City 6 4 0 2 13 8 +5 12
5 Tottenham Hotspur 6 3 2 1 16 8 +8 11
6 Leeds United 6 3 1 2 12 9 +3 10
7 Southampton 6 3 1 2 10 9 +1 10