Yellow fever cause of ‘strange’ deaths in Enugu, others ― Ehanire


The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has said that deaths, which were reported as occurring from strange illnesses in Enugu and other states, were caused by yellow fever.

He made the declaration while answering fielding questions from State House correspondents after the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) in Abuja. on Wednesday.

Enugu State had reported an outbreak of an unknown disease in two communities including Ette Uno and Umuopu in Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of the state as well as in Nsukka, Isi-Uzo.

Delta State also recently reported that no fewer than 22 deaths have been recorded in Ika North East Local Government Area of the state due to the…

Source: Nigerian Tribune