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Nigeria raises emergency response to Lassa fever

admin- January 23, 2019

Lassa fever outbreak Following the confirmation at least 60 cases of Lassa fever, the Federal Government has raised the alarm and activated emergency response centres. ... Read More

Nigeria No Longer Constitutes Lassa Fever Threat to Global Health – Minster

Henry Solomon- April 25, 2018

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, says Nigeria is no longer constitute a Lassa fever threat to global health as the country recorded only ... Read More

Nobody Is Quarantined For Lassa Fever In Adamawa, Says Health Commissioner

Abdul Jimoh- April 17, 2018

Adamawa Commissioner for Health, Dr. Fatima Atiku says that nobody was quarantined following a case of Lassa Fever outbreak in the state. Atiku who spoke ... Read More

Lassa fever claims one life in FCT – Official

inno.korie- February 22, 2018

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) on Thursday confirmed the death of one person in the two cases of Lassa fever recorded in the territory. ... Read More

Meningitis: Senate Urges Health Ministry to Make Vaccines Free

Abdul Jimoh- April 4, 2017

• “We will provide ample funding for healthcare”, Saraki Says President of The Senate, Bukola Saraki says On Meningitis Vaccines On Tuesday, the Senate urged the ... Read More

Exercise Crocodile Smile With Free Medical Outreach in Delta State

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 2, 2016

Medical and free HIV, Lassa fever lecture ongoing in Delta state Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, Acting Director Army Public Relations reports that Troops of 4 ... Read More

Avoid drinking Garri, as Medical Doctor, others die from Lassa fever in Anambra

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 19, 2016

Health Staff attending to Community(Photo: WHO) Dr. Emmanuel Okafor, the Director of Public Health, Anambra Ministry of Health, A medical doctor and three other persons ... Read More

Environmental Health Officers Kill 4,400 Rats In 6 Markets In Lagos State

Suleiman Idris- January 26, 2016

The Environmental Health Officers Association of Nigeria (EHOAN), Lagos State Chapter, on Monday said that it had killed no fewer than 4,400 rats at six ... Read More

Lassa fever: Senate Summons Health Minister

Suleiman Idris- January 13, 2016

The Senate directed that the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, should appear before the members to brief them on the outbreak of Lassa fever ... Read More