Selected Food Prices Watch for April 2017 reflected that the average price of 1 dozen of Agric eggs medium size increased year-on-year by 41.04% and decreased month-on-month by 1.71% to N518.66 in April 2017 from N527.69 in March 2017.
Data source: National Bureau of Statistics
An upsurge of violence has been reported in some areas in central Borno State and at the border between Niger and Nigeria. This increase in casualties hampers the provision of humanitarian assistance.
From 13th December, 2016 to 8th May, 2017, 13,420 suspected cases and 1069 deaths (8%) were reported
Of the 448 laboratory confirmed cases, 293 (65.2%) were Neisseria meningitidis serogroup C
In the last four weeks (Epi-week 15-18), 48 Local Government Areas (LGAs) have reached alert/epidemic threshold in six States — Zamfara, Sokoto, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi and Yobe
Technical teams still supporting coordination and response activities in the most affected States