​Lassa fever update: New preventive measures set by FG

“The federal government of Nigeria, says its taking new preventive measures to reduce the rate of Lassa fever infection across Nigeria”

these are the word’s from ,The Chief Executive officer of Nigeria Centre  for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr Chike  Ihekweazu.

Doctor Chike went further saying, that over the last few years, Lassa fever has broken out in several states across Nigeria with increasing prevalence. He said that the ‘preventive measures‘ put in place by the FG has reduced the rate of Lassa fever contraction by 20%.

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