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Lassa Fever:  107 suspected cases, 16 deaths recorded in 10 states

•NCDC activates emergency operation centre Babatunde Abiodun  Following the increasing number of Lassa fever cases reported from several States across the country, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has activated its Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) to coordinate the response to the outbreak on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Health. The EOC has

NCDC alerts Nigerians on Cerebrospinal Meningitis

Babatunde Opalana  As the country progresses into the meningitis season, the National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has urged Nigerians to be vigilant and act fast reporting any suspected case to the nearest health center Cerebrospinal Meningitis (CSM) is an acute inflammation of the membranes covering the brain and the spinal cord. It

Monkeypox spreads to Lagos, 6 other states in Nigeria – NCDC

No deaths recorded so far, 31 suspected cases monitored   Jude Johnson The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed that the dreaded Monkeypox outbreak has spread to seven states with 31 suspected cases across the country. Statement from the agency indicated that the most affected states are located in the