The deadly disease has found its way to Akure, Ondo State, shortly after reports
of the disease breaking out in the towns bordering the state.
A medical practitioner at the health facility explained that the situation is almost beyond control adding that they have run out of space at the isolation ward where these patients are being treated. Some lasaa patients also disappeared from the hospital.
Reports gathered, revealed that the State Commissioner Of Health, Dr Wahab Adegbenro, insisted on the fact it would take the combined effort of stakeholders to fight the disease as the state would be unable to handle the situation on its own.