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Coronavirus: Fresh Update On Virus As WHO Official Meets Chinese Govt

Coronavirus: Fresh Update On Virus As WHO Official Meets Chinese Govt

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, says he will meet with Chinese government and health experts to contain the spread of coronavirus.

Lassa: Sokoto Mobilises Health Workers

Lassa: Sokoto Mobilises Health Workers

The government of Sokoto state, northwest Nigeria, says it is working towards taming the spread of Lassa fever.

Lassa Fever: FMC Kogi Confirms 3 Cases, Records 1 Death

Lassa Fever: FMC Kogi Confirms 3 Cases, Records 1 Death

The Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Lokoja in Kogi, has confirmed three cases of Lassa fever with one recorded death at the facility in the last one week, Concise News reports.

Lassa Fever: One Person Dies In Ogun

Lassa Fever: One Person Dies In Ogun

One person has lost his life in Ogun State following the recent Lassa fever outbreak in parts of the country.

Kaduna Govt Confirms Case Of Lassa Fever

Kaduna Govt Confirms Case Of Lassa Fever

The Kaduna State Ministry of Health on Saturday confirmed that a 36-year-old man in Chikun Local Government Area of the state has tested positive to Lassa fever virus.

Bauchi Records 15 New Lassa Fever Cases, Confirms Three

Bauchi Records 15 New Lassa Fever Cases, Confirms Three

The Bauchi State government has discovered no fewer than 15 new cases of the dreaded Lassa fever and confirmed three new cases of the disease in the state.

76 Test Positive To Lassa Fever In Edo

76 Test Positive To Lassa Fever In Edo

Edo state commissioner for Health, Patrick Okundia has said that even though the state has not recorded any new death, 76 people have tested positive to Lassa fever.

Coronavirus: NCAA Puts Airlines, Others On Alert

Coronavirus: NCAA Puts Airlines, Others On Alert

Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has put all airline operators, Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSP) and Aerodrome Operators on alert over the outbreak of Coronavirus.

Lassa Fever: States working With FG, Others To Control Disease – NGF

Lassa Fever: States working With FG, Others To Control Disease – NGF

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: One Dead, Three Hospitalised In Borno

Lassa Fever: One Dead, Three Hospitalised In Borno

The government of Borno state, northeast Nigeria, has announced that one person has died, while three others have been hospitalised as a result of the outbreak of Lassa fever.

Coronavirus: WHO Tells Countries Of The World To Prepare For Containment, Surveillance

Coronavirus: WHO Tells Countries Of The World To Prepare For Containment, Surveillance

World Health Organisation (WHO) has advised all countries to prepare for containment, including active surveillance, early detection, isolation and case management, contact tracing and prevention of onward spread of Coronavirus.

Coronavirus: NEC Alerts Nigerians On Prevention Of Disease

Coronavirus: NEC Alerts Nigerians On Prevention Of Disease

The National Economic Council (NEC) has alerted Nigerians to the symptoms of the Coronavirus and what to do to prevent the disease.

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