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Infectious Diseases: Kaduna Govt Introduces House-to-House Search

Infectious Diseases: Kaduna Govt Introduces House-to-House Search

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The Kaduna State Government has introduced a house-to-house search mechanism to prevent and protect residents against outbreak of infectious diseases.  The state Commissioner for Health, Dr Paul Dogo, said in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Kaduna that government was ready to tackle measles, cholera, meningitis and other viral haemorrhagic diseases. Dogo noted that the exercise was designed to curb the spread of the diseases across and beyond the state. He said the state has not recorded any single case in the 23 local government areas and assured that no chance would be taken to contain any disease outbreak. The commissioner said the state has a robust supply chain management system with medicines that can easily be pre-positioned in hospi