Summary by Ground NewsThe death was reported in a 40-year-old patient who had underlying co-morbidity and was on immunosuppressive medications. Nigeria has not had an outbreak of monkeypox since September 2017 but it continues to report sporadic cases of the disease. At least 247 have been confirmed in 22 of its 36 states since then with 3.6% fatality rate.
4 months ago·Abuja, Nigeria
Monkeypox kills 9 in Congo; first death in Nigeria in 2022
ABUJA, Nigeria — Nine people have died of monkeypox in Congo in 2022 while Nigeria has recorded its first death from the disease this year, the countries' health authorities said,
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