Another case of Monkeypox was detected in Nigeria
- This was confirmed by the Aka Ibom state government
- Two other persons are under investigation
The Monkeypox viral disease has spread to Akwa Ibom state and
has been confirmed by the state government.
The Punch reports that Mr Charles Udoh who is the commissioner
for information and strategy on Sunday, October 8.
He said that one case of the disease has been discovered while two
other suspects are under investigation.
Meanwhile, the government of Rivers confirmed that the state
recorded three cases of the monkey pox disease, an outbreak that
began in Bayelsa recently.
The cases were reportedly recorded in Port Harcourt, the capital of
Leadership reports that the state’s health commissioner, Professor
Princewill Chike, announced the incidents as he spoke with
journalists on Friday, October 6.