• Fear grips Anambra residents as Lassa fever kills medical doctor

    Fear grips Anambra residents as Lassa fever kills medical doctor

    A medical doctor has been confirmed dead in a fresh outbreak of Lassa fever in Anambra State.

    The development has sent residents of the state into palpable fear.

    The State Ministry of Health Thursday made this announcement in Awka during a one-day Lassa fever training workshop.

    Speaking at the workshop, one of the resource persons, Dr. Jane Ezeonu confirmed that the medical doctor died at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, three days ago.

    The Director of Public Health in the state, Dr Emmanuel […]