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Lassa fever: Panic as two suspected cases reported in Calabar

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) says it is working with the Federal Ministry of Health and other agencies to intensify efforts to control Lassa Fever in the country, as well prevent any case of the Coronavirus in the country.

…we are still waiting for the result -CMD ….There is no confirmed case in C’River -Commissioner By Ike Uchechukwu – Calabar There was trepidation, Monday among residents of Calabar, the Cross River State capital over reported case of Lassa fever at University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH. Findings by Vanguard showed that at the weekend,
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Lassa Fever: Kano Govt dismisses report of 292 cases

Lassa fever claims one life in Kaduna

Kaduna State Ministry of Health on Monday confirmed the death of a 36-year-old male who tested positive to Lassa fever in the state. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr Amina Baloni, announced this at a news conference in Kaduna, adding that the patient died on Sunday night and had already been buried. She said that
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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation commits $10m to global response to Novel Coronavirus

Coronavirus: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation commits $10m support funds

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation on Sunday announced that it is immediately committing $10 million in emergency funds and corresponding technical support to help frontline responders in China and Africa accelerate their efforts to contain the global spread of the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). The Foundation is committing $5 million to the 2019-nCoV response in
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The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) says it is working with the Federal Ministry of Health and other agencies to intensify efforts to control Lassa Fever in the country, as well prevent any case of the Coronavirus in the country.

Lassa fever hits Osun, OAUTHC admits patient

Shina Abubakar – Osogbo Despite efforts by the Osun state government to curtail the deadly Lassa fever, there is an indication that the disease has spread to the state. Investigation gathered revealed that a patient was admitted to the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex (OAUTHC), Ile-Ife during the weekend. It was also gathered that
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