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    Metro Lassa Fever: Nigeria’s death toll rises to 57 – Premium Times Nigeria

    The current Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has so far killed at least 57 people, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said on Friday..... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Edo nurse feared killed by Lassa fever – Punch Newspapers

    Lassa fever is feared to have killed a nurse in Okomu community, Ovia South-West Local Government Area of Edo State. The deceased, identified as Henry Ehimati, was said to... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Lassa fever deaths rise to 110 in Nigeria - Guardian Nigeria

    Lassa fever has claimed 110 lives in Nigeria since the beginning of the year, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said Tuesday, in one of the worst outbreaks since 2016. The World Heath Organisation last week said the epidemic had reached record highs with 317 laboratory confirmed cases and...
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    Metro Family Quarantined after Lassa Fever Kills Three Persons in Benue – Thisdaylive

    The Benue State Government Ministry of Health has quarantined an entire family in Adoka, Otukpo Local Government, Benue State, over the outbreak of Lassa fever and the death of a family member. The State Commissioner for Health, Mrs. Cecilia Ojabo, who confirmed that two pregnant Read more...
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    Metro One Pupil Dead, 3 Others Hospitalised as Lassa Fever Hits Jos

    One pupil of the Federal Government College, Langtang, Plateau State, has died of Lassa fever. Two others have been hospitalised. Commissioner for Health Kuden Deyin, who confirmed this to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) yesterday, said: “Yes, there was an outbreak of Lassa Fever at the Federal...
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    Metro Bauchi: 3 Dead, 10 Infected in Fresh Lassa Fever Outbreak

    A fresh outbreak of Lassa Fever in Bauchi state has killed three persons while 10 members of a family are currently infected with the virus.. According to the Executive Chairman, Bauchi State Primary Health Care Development Agency, Ibrahim Gamawa, 10 new cases were recorded in a single family...