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Monkey Pox

6 Nov 2017
The Kwara Government on Monday said there was no outbreak of Monkey Pox disease in any of the 16 local government areas of the state.
1 Nov 2017
The University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) yesterday confirmed there is a case in the hospital suspected to be monkey pox.
30 Oct 2017
Prof. Ebitimitula Etebu, Bayelsa Commissioner for Health, on Monday dispelled the romour that two new cases of monkey pox disease were detected in the state.
29 Oct 2017
Kano State Commissioner for health, Dr. Kabiru Getso, has confirmed a suspected case of monkey pox in Kano.
28 Oct 2017
The Federal Ministry of health has announced laboratory confirmation of six additional cases among the earlier reported suspected cases of Monkey pox virus.
22 Oct 2017
The Chief Medical Director, LUTH, Prof. Chris Bode, said in the past one year, the hospital has experienced a lot of improvements and the management decided to reward staff behind the success recorded.
19 Oct 2017
According to Mrs Damilola Adedayo a parent in one of the affected schools, “whether or not the rumour is fake, I am going home with my two children now and nobody can stop me. I learnt the so-called mokeypox vaccines could kill anyone so injected.
15 Oct 2017
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Secretary for Health and Human Services Secretariat (HHSS), Barrister Amanda Pam has said that none of the seven suspected monkey pox cases in the territory has been confirmed.
11 Oct 2017
Seven out of the 13 monkey pox patients on admission at the Niger Delta University Teaching Hospital, Okolobiri in Bayelsa have fully recovered, the state Commissioner for Information, Mr Daniel Iworiso-Markson, has said.
9 Oct 2017
Jide Idris, who made the disclosure at a news conference in Lagos, said, ”though no confirmed case has been recorded.
8 Oct 2017
“We are always on alert and in constant surveillance of any disease outbreak. We have held several meetings with the state epidemiologists because we believe that prevention is better than cure.
5 Oct 2017
The Bayelsa Government is investigating suspected cases of monkeypox outbreak in its communities, the Commissioner for Health, Prof. Ebitimitula Etebu, has said,


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