African Development Bank gives medical equipment to Nigeria to fight Lassa fever.

The African development Bank (AfDB) has donated the sum of USD290,000.00 to Nigeria for the purchase of equipment to fight Lassa fever which has killed over 100 persons in the current outbreak. The money was channeled through the World Health Organisation which purchased the equipment on behalf of Nigeria.

The equipment include 2 ambulances, 30 Bajaj motorcycles, 30 safety boxes and others; all the equipment have been presented to the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole.

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