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Meningitis: Death Toll Rises to 438, As Two Dies in Lagos

  The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday confirmed that two people have died in Lagos following the outbreak of Cerebro Spinal Meningitis, CSM as the death rises to 438. In the statistics released by NCDC, a total of 3,959 cases with 438 deaths have been reported, with 181 laboratory-confirmed cases so far.

Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi Blast Zamfara Sate Governor, Abdulaziz Yari For Saying Meningitis is a Punishment for Fornication

Yesterday, Zamfara state governor, Abdulaziz Yari, said God sent in Meningitis to the country to punish Nigerians who are ‎committing fornication. Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi shared a post on his Instagram Page saying that the governor’s comment has absolutely no basis in Islam. Read the post Bellow:

‘Nigeria, 22 other countries still at risk of Ebola outbreak’

‘15% vote for health sector not feasible in 2017’ Nigeria and 22 other countries remain at risk of animal-to-human transmission of the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), according to a new study.