Monkeypox

NCDC announces 21 monkey pox cases in 7 days

NCDC announces 21 monkey pox cases in 7 days

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 21 more cases of monkey pox in the country within the past seven days. The NCDC via its official website announced on Sunday that the disease could be spread by close contact and exposure to an infected person’s respiratory droplets, skin lesions or bodily fluids. The […]
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NCDC investigates UK Monkeypox outbreak

NCDC investigates UK Monkeypox outbreak

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, is investigating reports that the two patients suspected to be infected with the Monkeypox virus in the United Kingdom, were recently in Nigeria.

Breaking: Monkeypox hits Liberia

Breaking: Monkeypox hits Liberia

Liberian health authorities issued an alert on the possible outbreak of monkeypox, an infectious disease which is found mostly in central and western Africa.

NCDC confirms 38 Monkeypox cases in 8 States

NCDC confirms 38 Monkeypox cases in 8 States

NO less than 38 cases of Monkeypox have been laboratory confirmed in eight States of the Federation. The affected states are  Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Delta, Edo, Ekiti, Enugu, Lagos, Rivers and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

FG confirms 6 additional cases of Monkeypox

FG confirms 6 additional cases of Monkeypox

The Federal government has announced laboratory confirmation of 6 additional cases of Monkeypox among earlier suspected cases reported bringing the total confirmed cases in Nigeria to 9.