NewsDesk @bactiman63 The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a travel notice for Nigeria last week because of an outbreak of yellow fever, first reported in November 2020. The...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Health officials in the United Kingdom report an individual has been diagnosed with monkeypox in England. The patient has a recent travel history from Nigeria, which is where they...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) reports a 79 percent increase in measles cases globally during the first two months of 2022, compared the same period last year. Almost 17,338...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published an article in their weekly Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) offering more information on the imported...

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 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...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Nigerian health officials reported four confirmed monkeypox cases through February 28 this year. The cases were reported from FCT, Imo, Adamawa and Lagos states. No deaths were reported. Since...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 254 confirmed measles cases in January 2022 from 16 states. The age group of 9 – 59 months accounted for 180 (70.9%)...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported an additional 91 confirmed Lassa fever cases the week ending February 20, bringing the total confirmed cases in 2022 to 450. The...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Nigerian health officials reported an additional 58 confirmed Lassa fever cases during the first week of February, bringing the total confirmed cases to 294 during the first five...