August 24, 2016

Lassa Fever: One doctor dies in Delta, 32 on surveillance

The Delta State Ministry of Health has confirmed another person dead and 32 others on surveillance following the reported case of Lassa fever. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Nicholas Azinge, in a statement on Monday in Asaba, said that the state recorded one death from Lassa fever after a […]
August 18, 2016

One new case of Lassa Fever confirmed in Nnewi, Nigeria

The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control has  confirmed one case of Lassa Fever in a patient who presented to the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, (NAUTH) Nnewi. Even though it is not clear yet whether the patient is male or female, investigation & response is in progress. Lassa fever or […]