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Another Virus outbreak :'Lassa' kills 29 in Nigeria

28. 01. 2020 | 5.03pm
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Another Virus outbreak :'Lassa' kills 29 in Nigeria

A total of 29 people have been killed and 195 infected in Nigeria following the outbreak of a virus called 'Lassa' according to Aljazeera news agency.

At the same time, Nigerian authorities have increased emergency measures to prevent the spread of lassa fever in West African countries.

"By January 24, 2020, there have been 195 cases and 29 deaths in 11 states," the Nigeria Disease Control Center (NCDC) said in a statement on Saturday.

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