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Lassa fever: Edo doctor confirmed dead

The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors has confirmed the death of one of its members from Lassa fever. President of the Association, Aliyu Sokomba revealed that...

Lassa Fever: Nigeria’s death toll reaches 176 – NCDC

176 have died from the ongoing Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria, data from the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has shown. The NCDC, on Thursday, said since the...

Lassa Fever death toll hits 132 in Nigeria 

No fewer than 11 more people have died from Lassa fever bringing the overall death toll from the recent outbreak to 132.  This was revealed in the latest situation...

Lagos Records First Case Of Lassa Fever In 2020

Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi says the government has recorded its first case of Lassa fever in 2020. In a statement on Wednesday, Abayomi said the...

Lassa fever: Seven doctors, five nurses quarantined in Adamawa

After seven doctors and five nurses made contact with a patient diagnosed with Lassa fever, the hospital management have quarantined them at the Federal Medical Centre,...

Over 50 quarantined as Lassa fever kills one in Rivers State

Acting permanent secretary of the Rivers State Ministry of Health, Chinwe Atata, says one person has died from Lassa Fever in the state while fifty others suspected to...

Lassa fever in Kano kills Pregnant woman, two doctors

The Kano State government has confirmed the outbreak of Lassa fever in the state. Aminu Tsanyawa, the state commissioner for health, said a pregnant woman and two...