Meningitis Weekly Bulletin Week 09 2014
At week 9 of the 2014 epidemic season, one LGA in Nigeria was in epidemic phase and four districts were in alert phase in Benin, Ghana and Chad:
Benin: The district of Tanguieta has remained in alert phase with an AR of 7.4 and the district of Cobly has crossed again the alert threshold with an AR of 7.3;
Ghana: The district of Jirapa has crossed the alert threshold with an AR of 5.3;
Nigeria: The LGA of Aliero has crossed again the epidemic threshold with an AR of 11.9;
Chad: The district of Goundi has crossed the alert threshold with an AR of 5.8.