Lassa fever: Ebonyi discovers three cases, enlists 102 contacts for surveillance

Uchenna Inya ABAKALIKI   Ebonyi State government has identified three cases of Lassa fever and enlisted 102 contacts for surveillance following the disease.     The state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Daniel Umezurike disclosed this in Abakaliki while receiving a team of experts from the National Centre for Disease Control and those of the Medecins Sans Frontiers, also known as Doctors without Borders who arrived the state to lend further support to the state government in the fight against the Lassa fever virus.     Receiving the teams at the…