- Wednesday, 02 March 2016
The Lagos State Ministry of Information and Strategy has enjoined residents of the state to avert Lassa fever and other diseases by obeying the state’s sanitation laws.
- Monday, 15 February 2016
Contrary to reports that over 80 people had died as a result of the outbreak of Lassa fever in the country, the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has insisted that the number of deaths recorded in Nigeria as a result of Lassa fever in the country remained 47.
- Monday, 01 February 2016
As part of preventive measures against possible outbreak of Zika virus, the Federal Government says it has put measures in place to ensure that the virus is not transmitted by mosquitoes in the country.
- Thursday, 28 January 2016
The World Health Organization announced Thursday that it would convene an emergency meeting to try to find ways to stop the transmission of the Zika virus which officials said is "spreading explosively" across the Americas.