Sad!!! Yellow Fever kill 16 Nigerians

At least 16  people were confirmed dead from the recent outbreak of Yellow Fever in Bauchi State, this was confirmed by the Executive Chairman of the State Primary Health Care Development Agency, Dr. Rilwanu Mohammed.

According to him, the increase in the death toll followed the citizens’ rejection of vaccination during the state-wide exercise.

Speaking further, he stated that no fewer than 119 suspected cases of yellow fever were recorded in the state out of which 20 tested positive and 16 already dead.

He explained that the state is planning to go into all the areas where the outbreak had been confirmed to carry out a door to door spraying and fumigation exercise.

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Source: ChannelsTV


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