BY SAMIE WAIKORI
THE new COVID-19 center at Aligegeo Provincial School in Auki will open for operations this week.
Chairman of PDOC Malaita, Inspector Charles Eddie Koto told this paper yesterday the center is ready for use.
He said renovation work on school facilities to be used for the operation started weeks ago and most work is already done.
Koto who is also the Provincial Police Commander Malaita said the upgraded school facilities will be used for COVID-19 operations like vaccination, testing, isolation, and others, including general outpatient.
He said only very small work is yet to be done and they expect to complete them during the weekend ahead of this week.
“We are looking forward to beginning operation at the new provincial covid-19 center at Aligegeo by this week.
“The completion work on the center will allow the relocation of covid-19 operation and general outpatient at Kilu’ufi hospital to the school,” he said.
Koto said PDOC is ensuing all required work on the new center is done by now to begin the operation of the center this week.