19 children die from suspected measles outbreak in northeastern Nigeria

Source: Anadolu Ajansi News Platform

Incident Overview:

  • Measles outbreak in Mubi North local government area of Adamawa state, Nigeria
  • More than 200 children affected by measles
  • 19 children reported dead due to suspected measles outbreak
  • Adamawa State Health Commissioner Felix Tangwami confirmed the outbreak
  • Medical personnel and medicines dispatched to the region
  • Children with severe infections to be referred to specialist hospitals


In conclusion, the measles outbreak in Mubi North local government area of Adamawa state has resulted in the deaths of 19 children, with over 200 children affected. The swift response by health authorities to provide medical personnel and medicines to the region, as well as plans to refer children with severe infections to specialist hospitals, is crucial in containing the outbreak and preventing further casualties.

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