Yobe Begins Mobilisation against Measles Outbreak

Yobe Begins Mobilisation against Measles Outbreak

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Yobe State social mobilisation and community engagement in collaboration with the State Primary health care management Board has embark on a statewide sensitization on the measles outbreak across the state.

The State Chairman of the Committee Hajiya Husna Ibrahim, made this disclosed this in a statement made available to newsmen in Damaturu, said the outbreaks call for immediate action by all critical and relevant stakeholders.

She stated that the disease is associated with the weather but could be curtailed. Adding that committee has held a planning meeting to develop an activity plan towards this to curtain the outbreak from escalating in the state.

” The meeting held at EOC has developed key messages for the sensitization on measles prevention “

She further lamented, the report of the cases has been received, noting that the government is rapidly responding towards ensuring affordable sound healthcare services to all the state citizens.

While, appealing to all actors including health workers to put all hands on deck towards curtailing the disease outbreak to escalate.