Nigeria

NCDC Lassa fever Situation Report Epi Week 36: 31 August – 6 September 2020

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  • In week 36, the number of new confirmed cases increased from 2 in week 35, 2020 to 4 cases. These were reported from 3 States (Edo, Ondo and Kogi) (Table3).

  • Cumulatively from week 1 to week 36,2020, 225 deaths have been reported with a case fatality rate(CFR) of 20.9% which is lower than the CFR for the same period in 2019(21.4%).