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Lassa Fever: FETHA virology centre treats 98 in Ebonyi

The Virology Centre of the Federal Teaching Hospital (FETHA), Abakaliki, says it has treated and discharged 98 patients who suffered attacks of Lassa fever in the state since January.

MSF: 101 persons die of Lassa fever in Nigeria

A humanitarian medical organisation, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) on Saturday called for proactive vigilance in Nigeria against Lassa fever, as 101 persons have died in the recent outbreak of the disease .

Four injured as farmers, herdsmen clash in Ebonyi

A clash between farmers and herdsmen in Akaeze, Ivo local government area of Ebonyi State yesterday left four persons from both sides seriously injured.

Governor Umahi bans herdsmen from entering Ebonyi communities

Ebonyi State Governor, Chief David Umahi, Tuesday banned Fulani herdsmen and their cattle from entering communities in Ivo Council Area of the state following a clash between suspected Fulani herders and a farmer in Akaeze community which left the farmer fatally injured.

Two men allegedly defile 8-year-old girl in Ebonyi

The Ebonyi State Government seeking the assistance of the police in the case of an eight-year-old girl, allegedly sexually molested by her uncles.

Two men allegedly defile 8-year-old girl in Ebonyi

The Ebonyi Government seeking the assistance of the police in the case of an eight-year-old girl, allegedly sexually molested by her uncles.

Thugs attack APC chieftain in Ebonyi, two others during meeting

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi, Dr. Paul Okorie, was on Monday attacked by suspected political thugs at Ugwulangwu area of Ohaozara Local Government Area of Ebonyi.

We responded swiftly to outbreak of Lassa Fever in Ebonyi – health minister

The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, has said that the Federal Government through its various Health Agencies responded promptly to the outbreak of Lassa fever in Ebonyi State following notification.

Lassa fever: We responded promptly in Ebonyi – minister

The Minister of Health of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said the Federal Government through its various Health Agencies responded promptly to the outbreak of Lassa fever in Ebonyi State following notification.

Lassa fever: Federal govt apologises for late response in Ebonyi

The Federal Government yesterday admitted its late response towards the revival of the south east virology centre which would have helped to tackle the unfortunate outbreak of Lassa fever in Ebonyi state.

Ebonyi loses 40 health workers to Lassa fever in 13 years – NMA

The Ebonyi State chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, yesterday lamented the growing wave of Lassa Fever epidemic, which has between 2005 and 2018, claimed over 40 health workers and caused uncountable number of deaths in the state.

Lassa fever: Ebonyi doctors protest death of colleagues

Some members of the Ebonyi State’s chapter of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), on Tuesday, protested the death of two of their colleagues and a nurse who died of the Lassa fever virus.

Ebonyi govt confirms two deaths from Lassa fever outbreak

The Ebonyi State Government on Monday confirmed the death of two persons from a renewed Lassa fever outbreak in the state.

Police confirm release of kidnapped hospital chief

The Ebonyi Police Command on Sunday, confirmed the release of the kidnapped Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA) Dr Emeka Ogah.

Ebonyi council coordinator abducted, tortured by unknown gunmen

Armed youths have abducted and tortured the Coordinator of Ikwo South Development Centre, Marvin Anari in Ebonyi State.

Ebonyi govt moves to strengthen partnership with federal teaching hospital

Ebonyi State government has said it will strengthen its partnership with the Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA) in the provision of healthcare services to the people.

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