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Lassa Fever

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Lassa fever outbreak scare in Guinea

Lassa fever is caused by a haemorrhagic virus which belongs to the same family as Marburg and Ebola.

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Lassa fever claims lives in Nigeria

Over 110 people are dead in Nigeria following an outbreak of the deadliest Lassa fever.

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Nigeria struggles to contain dramatic spread...

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 353 Lassa cases since January 1, compared with 143 cases for the whole of 2017.


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Fighting human trafficking in Uganda...

It explains why in 2000 the United National General Assembly adopted a Palermo Protocol that allows each country to fight the various forms of trafficking in their country.