Tag Archive: Lassa fever

NMA warns health practitioners against treating Lassa fever patients without protective gadgets 
by MICHEAL ANI

Mike Ogirima, president of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), has advised...

FG rolls out 5 –point action plan to tackle disease control
by ANTHONIA OBOKOH

In a bid to improve surveillance of disease outbreaks in...

Lassa Fever: Akeredolu confirms 9 deaths, 102 cases in Ondo
by YOMI AYELESO, Akure

A total of 102 suspected cases of Lassa fever have...

Lassa fever: Kwara strengthens surveillance against virus
by SIKIRAT SHEHU, Ilorin

Sequel to the recent outbreak of Lassa fever in some...

NCDC confirm 16 deaths from Lassa fever within a month
NCDC confirm 16 deaths from Lassa fever within a month
by ANTHONIA OBOKOH

16 deaths  has been confirmed within a month following the increasing...

The Lassa fever resurgence
by CHUKS OLUIGBO

It was on Tuesday that a dear friend of mine,...

Lassa fever outbreak: Experts advice on promoting good community hygiene
by MICHEAL ANI

Experts in the health sector have called on families, communities...

Nigeria worst by Lassa fever in 2017 – FG
Nigeria worst hit by Lassa fever in 2017 – FG
by SEYI ANJORIN & LAIDE AKINBOADE-ORIERE, Abuja

The Federal Government has said that the year 2017 had...

Mounting dirt in Lagos linked to Lassa fever crises
by Anthonia Obokoh

The mounting filth around the Lagos metropolis is said to...

Lassa fever: LUTH creates additional space for new cases
by JOSHUA BASSEY & ANTHONIA OBOKOH

The Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) says it has created...

Kogi Govt. confirms 1 case of Lassa fever
by DigitControl

The Kogi Government on Sunday confirmed a case of Lassa...

Lassa fever: Inadequate diagnostic centres, delays increase fatalities
by NAN

A medical laboratory scientist, Solomon Chollom, has identified inadequate diagnostic...