Nigeria

Borno State measles outbreak weekly situation report: Epi week, 31 (2nd – 8th August 2021)

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Epidemiological summary

  • 212 suspected cases of Measles were reported within the week.
  • Total number of cases reported as at end of week 31 stands at 11,770.
  • 123 laboratory confirmed IgM positives for measles out of 286 samples tested.
  • 2 measles related deaths recorded within the week.
  • 118 cumulative associated deaths were reported from Bayo (1), Damboa (1) Konduga (2), Gubio (1) Mafa (1), Magumeri (29) and MMC (84) LGAs.
  • Case fatality rate for the state stands at 1.0%.
  • 27 IDP camps in 9 LGAs affected in the state.