30 Apr 2019 Nigeria

From 1 January to 14 April 2019, a cumulative total of 20,127 cases with 50 deaths have been recorded from 621 Local Government Areas across 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Of 4,338 samples tested, 819 were laboratory-confirmed (IgM-positive) for measles infection. Borno and Katsina states are the most affected constituting 48.4% and 13.3% of the cumulative cases, respectively.

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05 Mar 2019 Nigeria

Since the beginning of 2019, a total of 3,723 suspected cases (with 305 laboratory confirmed and 6 deaths) have been reported. During the same period in 2018, there were 1,943 suspected cases and 20 deaths.

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