Nigeria: Hepatitis E outbreak in Borno State – Weekly Situation Report No.4: 15 July 2017

from Government of Nigeria
Published on 15 Jul 2017 View Original


  • The number of cases of hepatitis E are still increasing in Ngala (355 cases), Damasak (43 cases) and in Monguno (23 cases) compared to the previous week.

  • A total number of 42 samples were positive out of 66 (64%).

  • WASH and social mobilization activities were sustained in Ngala with the support of partners,

  • Surveillance training has taken place in Monguno.