Lassa fever: Lagos records second death

Bukola Adebayo A 27-year-old lady has died of Lassa fever at the Ijede General Hospital in Lagos. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, confirmed that the patient who had received treatment from a private hospital and three churches before she was referred to the general hospital where she eventually died on Tuesday. According to the commissioner on Wednesday, the deceased may have contacted the disease after she travelled to Edo State on December 24, 2015 and returned to Lagos on January 2, 2016.
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