Contagious Monkey Pox worries Nigerian government

The Nigerian government has expressed worry over the current suspected monkey pox outbreak in the country, which has now spread to 11 states.

Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole earlier this week told a meeting attended by President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja that the monkey pox virus outbreak has spread to 11 states with 74 suspected cases recorded.

The Nigerian government, on Oct. 11 confirmed that 33 suspected cases of the virus were recorded in seven states.[…]


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