Lassa Fever Resurfaces in Edo

Edo State Commissioner for Health Dr David Osifo yesterday said there were new instances of Lassa fever in Esan North-East, Esan Central, Etsako East and other neighborhood government regions. 

Speaking to columnists in Benin, he requested that inhabitants manage preventive measures against the scourge. 

"Individuals ought to shield their foodstuffs and water from rats through capacity in very much secured compartments. Stay away from bramble consuming that can drive rats into individuals' homes from the encompassing hedge. The earth and homes where individuals live ought to be spotless dependably. 

"Inhabitants in the state ought to abstain from eating crude nourishment that not appropriately put away in secured holders. On the off chance that conceivable, individuals ought to suspend the drinking of garri," the magistrate said. 

Osifo additionally solicited occupants to report speculated cases from the illness by to the fitting experts.

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