• Lassa fever: Quarantine list rises to 40 in Delta

    Lassa fever: Quarantine list rises to 40 in Delta

    Determined to halt the spread of Lassa fever in Delta State, another eight persons who had contact with the medical doctor who died of the disease in Anambra State have been quarantined in Delta State.

    It brings the figure to 40 persons quarantined by the state government.

    Patrick Ukah, the state Commissioner for Information, told journalists in Asaba on Tuesday that the figure shot up to 40 as everybody who had contact with the deceased doctor’s private hospital in Asaba where he […]