LASSA Fever

How underfunding, lack of preparedness impact surge in Lassa fever

Nigeria recorded a surge in the spread of Lassa fever in 2023, with the National Centre for Disease Control...

Nigeria recorded 806 cases, 150 deaths from Lassa fever in 3 months

A situation report by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) revealed that 806 cases of Lassa...
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Nigeria records 477 confirmed Lassa fever cases in 7 weeks

DATA from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday, February 28, showed that the country recorded 477 confirmed...

2024: Tackling Nigeria’s new, recurrent epidemics

NIGERIA has faced several disease outbreaks over the past years, necessitating the need for the nation to improve its...
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Nigeria lost 200 lives to Lassa fever in 2023 – NCDC

THE Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said Nigeria might have recorded the highest number of Lassa fever cases,...

NCDC warns of high risk of Lassa fever transmission

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has warned that the country is at a very high risk of increased...
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