Tag archive for ‘Lassa fever’
By admin On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

Doctors, Staff Flee As Suspected Lassa Fever Patient Arrived Sapele General Hospital

LAGOS NOVEMBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Commotion rocked the General Hospital in Sapele area of Delta state after a sick man suspected to have Lassa Fever reportedly caused a huge scare on Monday. It was gathered that More...

By admin On Friday, February 2nd, 2018

Four Hospitalized, One Dead As Lassa Fever Spreads In Delta State

LAGOS FEBRUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State has recorded a fresh outbreak of Lassa Fever with four persons said to be hospitalized and one confirmed dead. According to a source, at the State Ministry of Health, More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Fear Grips Deltans as Lassa Fever Kills Doctor With 32 People on Surveillance

LAGOS AUGST 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Ministry of Health has confirmed one person dead and 32 others on surveillance following the reported case of Lassa fever. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr Nicholas More...

By admin On Friday, August 19th, 2016

Health Director Warns Against Drinking Raw Garri as Lassa Fever Kills Doctor, Two Others in Anambra

LAGOS AUGUST 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Dr. Emmanuel Okafor, the Director of Public Health, Anambra State Ministry of Health, on Thursday warned people against drinking raw garri (cassava flour) and ensure protection More...

By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Lassa Fever:Panic in Asaba as Another Patient Dies

LAGOS ANUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Another patient suffering from the dreaded Lassa fever disease has died at emergency ward of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Asaba, Delta State capital. Last week, a female patient More...

By admin On Friday, January 15th, 2016

Lassa Fever Kills Medical Doctor In Port-Harcourt

Wike,Rivers Governor LAGOS JANUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Panic and fear of the unknown on Thursday gripped doctors, nurses, medical personnel and patients of the Braithwaite Memorial Specialist Hospital, old GRA, Port More...

By admin On Monday, January 11th, 2016

Lassa Fever: Benue Govt Orders Citizen to Stop Eating of Rats

LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Benue State Government has directed its citizens to stop eating rats in the meantime in order to curtail the spread of Lassa Fever. The state governor, Samuel Ortom, disclosed More...