Lassa Fever Monkeypox Cases On The Rise

According to DG of Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), there had been 909 confirmed cases of Lassa Fever and 170 deaths as at week 34, from 25 states and 101 LGAs.

Of all confirmed cases, 70 percent are from Ondo, Edo and Bauchi States,” he said.

On monkeypox, he said there were 815 suspected cases, 318 confirmed cases and seven deaths this year.

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