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Zazzabin cutar Lassa ya kashe mutane 40 a Najeriya

Zazzabin Lassa ya kashe mutane 40 a Najeriya a cikin makonni hudu na farkon shekarar 2022, in ji Cibiyar Kula da Cututtuka ta kasar a ranar Juma’a.

A cikin rahotonta na zazzabin Lassa na mako na hudu, NCDC ta ce an samu sabbin mutane 42 da suka kamu da cutar sannan kuma an samu sabbin mace-mace shida a cikin mako. An samu sabbin kararraki a jihohin Ondo, Bauchi, Edo, Enugu da Delta.

Cibiyar ta bayyana cewa adadin wadanda suka mutu daga farkon zuwa makon da ya gabata ya kai 40, inda adadin wadanda suka kamu da cutar (CFR) ya kai kashi 19 cikin dari.

An samu rahoton zazzabin a jihohi 14 da kuma kananan hukumomi 43 na kasar.

Rahoton ya ce jihar Ondo ce ke kan gaba da kashi 30 cikin 100 na wadanda aka tabbatar sun kamu da cutar, sai Edo da Bauchi da kashi 27 da kashi 25 cikin 100.

NCDC ta ce an samu rahoton mutane 229 da ake zargin sun kamu da cutar a cikin makon da ake nazari, inda ta kara da cewa wadanda suka fi fama da cutar su ne mutanen da ke tsakanin shekaru 21 zuwa 30.

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