Cholera outbreak kills over 100 persons in Jigawa

  The Jigawa State Government has confirmed the death of 100 persons as a result of cholera outbreak in 19 local governments within the stat...

 

The Jigawa State Government has confirmed the death of 100 persons as a result of cholera outbreak in 19 local governments within the state.

Permanent Secretary, state Ministry of Health, Dr Salisu Mu’azu, disclosed this to newsmen in his office.

He said the state has recorded over 5,000 cases of Cholera within one month.

Mu’azu explained that out of the number, 251 persons were admitted at various healthcare facilities across the state.

He however warned against the use of contaminated water, vegetables, food supplied from river banks, urging improved personal and environmental hygiene.

Mu’azu said the state government, with support from UNICEF and Lafiya program, have formed a rapid response team to curtail the spread of the disease.

COMMENTS

INNER POST ADS 2

Name

BBNaija,2712,Business,2742,CampusGist,1036,Celeb,4898,celebrities,240,Comedy,8,CONFESSION,11,Education,2450,Entertainment,6205,Fashion,367,Featured,626,Gist,2037,Health,732,Interview,1,Job,3,Lifestyle,874,Music,154,MY STORY,37,News,86332,Opinion,929,Poem,10,Politics,14123,Relationship,210,Sponsored Contents,31,Sports,18143,Style & Travel,47,Success Stories,265,Technology,342,Video,114,
ltr
item
Saga Gist - Top Source for Nigeria News: Cholera outbreak kills over 100 persons in Jigawa
Cholera outbreak kills over 100 persons in Jigawa
https://dailypost.ng/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/wWAEjHk7.jpeg
Saga Gist - Top Source for Nigeria News
http://www.sagagist.com.ng/2021/08/cholera-outbreak-kills-over-100-persons.html
http://www.sagagist.com.ng/
http://www.sagagist.com.ng/
http://www.sagagist.com.ng/2021/08/cholera-outbreak-kills-over-100-persons.html
true
3363430711841052055
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share to a social network STEP 2: Click the link on your social network Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy Table of Content