18 August 2017 | Abuja – NIGERIA CENTRE FOR DISEASE CONTROL ADVISES CALM AS IT INVESTIGATES REPORTS OF ‘STRANGE ILLNESS’

Fri 18 Aug 2017

On the 17th of August 2017, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Event Based Surveillance (EBS) system detected the new...

Response to Lassa Fever outbreak in Lagos State

Fri 11 Aug 2017

On the 4th of August 2017, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) was notified of an outbreak of Lassa fever in Lagos Sta...

28 July 2017 | Abuja – Flooding in Nigeria; Advice to Prevent Infectious Disease Outbreaks

Fri 28 Jul 2017

Flooding is an event of public health interest due to the resultant outcomes of mortality, morbidity, displacement, loss of prop...

Field epidemiologists gather for ‘One Health’

Tue 04 Jul 2017

3 July 2017 | Abuja – For three days in July - 5th to 7th - at the Abuja Transcorp Hilton Hotel, epidemiologists from across ...

Latest Meningitis outbreak over in Nigeria; Enhanced surveillance continues

Sun 25 Jun 2017

23 June 2017 | Abuja - With the decline in Meningitis cases, the 2016/2017 Meningitis outbreak is over and the Emergency Operati...