The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 45 health workers were infected by Lassa fever between January and March.

 

The NCDC, on its verified website on Friday, also reported that no fewer than 112 persons died from the disease during the period.

 

It said that 3,079 suspected cases of Lassa fever were reported across the country, with 630 confirmed positive.

 

Source: The Guardian