A student of Nnamdi Azikiwe University (Unizik) is confirmed as the first Lassa Fever Victim in Anambra State.
The University Emergency Team which has been monitoring the victim has since moved her to Abakiliki Ebonyi State after proper decontamination.
The Lassa fever case from Unizik was confirmed at the Chukwukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Teaching Hospital (COOUTH)where she was transferred from the School’s Medical Centre.
The Hospital management on Friday disclosed that they collected specimen of the victim and sent to Irruah, Edo state where results are coming out positive.
However, the Acting CMAC of COOUTH, Dr Ifeanyichukwu Ezebialu, who signed the circular, said there was no cause for alarm.
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