Update on the Monkey Pox Infection

Current reports reaching us indicate that three (3) of the suspected samples of the Monkey pox virus sent to Senegal for testing have been confirmed. Forty three (43) suspected cases had been reported from eight states with Bayelsa having the highest number, out of the seventeen (17) samples from Bayelsa, three (3) were positive, twelve […]

What You Need to Know About Monkey Pox

Reports reaching us state that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed 12 cases of suspected Monkey pox in Bayelsa state, with 32 close contacts of the cases placed under watch. No death has been recorded. Health workers are strongly advised to practice universal precautions when handling patients and/or body fluids at all times, […]