The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has announced that the total number of confirmed Lassa fever cases has increased to 963 in 2020.
It said 12 new cases were recorded between March 30 and April 5, 2020.
The NCDC said this in its 2020 Week 14 report made available on its website on Thursday.
It also said 188 deaths have been reported in the country this year.
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