NewsDesk @bactiman63 The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issues a travel notice this week for Nigeria due to a Lassa fever outbreak in the country. The outbreak has been reported...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 According to the World Health Organization (WHO), on 17 January 2022, a chikungunya outbreak was confirmed in Dolo ado district of Liben zone, Somali region. A total of 311 suspected...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the yellow fever outbreak in Kenya, the World Health Organization (WHO) reports an yellow fever outbreak was declared on March 4 by Kenyan authorities in Isiolo...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) reports outbreaks of dengue fever and chikungunya in Kenya. Dengue The outbreak has been reported in two Counties Mombasa and Mandera. The cases...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 According to the World Health Organization (WHO), since the beginning of this year 2022 up to 28 February 2022, a total of 33 suspected cases of Lassa Fever including 17 confirmed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In January 2022, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) saw 142,383 suspected cases of typhoid fever including 45 deaths. Approximately 1.4 million typhoid cases were reported...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) reports four cases of monkeypox, including 2 deaths during the last week of February in the Central African Republic. The cases were reported...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Moderna Inc, a biotechnology company pioneering messenger RNA (mRNA) therapeutics and vaccines, Monday signed a memorandum of understanding with the Kenyan government to establish...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In Kenya, the government has activated its health emergency response mechanisms following the death of three persons attributed to an outbreak of yellow fever in Isiolo County. According...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Nigerian health officials reported 90 confirmed Lassa fever cases in the last week of February, including 12 deaths. This brings the total for the first two months of 2022 to 540...