FG Worried About New Cases Of Lassa Fever.
The Federal Government has expressed concern over the number of new confirmed cases of Lassa fever in some states.
The Minister of State for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora, expressed the concern in Abuja at the joint national briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19.
He said that there had been reported cases of Lassa fever in some states, especially as the dry season is setting in.
The minister said that there were 180 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and two deaths recorded in the last 24 hours.