Connect with us


Lassa fever hits Adamawa, infects 4 persons



Adamawa State Government on Monday confirmed four suspected cases of Lassa fever in the state.

The state Director, Public Health, Dr Bwalki Dilli, confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria in Yola.

Dilli, however, said the four cases are still being diagnosed.

“The patients were admitted at the state treatment centre located at Federal Medical Centre, Yola. Their samples had been taken and referred to the laboratory in Abuja, for diagnosis.

“When the final result is out, we would inform the general public about the situation,” Dilli said.

He said the state government had taken preventive measures against the disease.

Facebook Comments Box
Copyright 2023 ROYAL NEWS. All rights reserved. Digital material on this website, may not be published, reproduced, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from ROYAL NEWS.


Download ROYAL NEWS app

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *