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Kebbi records 36 Yellow fever outbreaks

The Kebbi State Government, on Friday, confirmed the outbreak of Yellow fever disease in eight local government areas with 36 suspected cases.

2,200 communities out of reach in Kebbi – official

Over 2,200 settlements across the 225 wards in the 21 local government areas of Kebbi State are out of reach due to their locations in riverine and mountainous areas.

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