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Monkeypox: Panic in Enugu, Anambra, Delta, Others Over Rumoured Deadly Vaccine, Fresh Outbreaks

Monkeypox: Panic in Enugu, Anambra, Delta, Others Over Rumoured Deadly Vaccine, Fresh Outbreaks

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• Parents storm schools to withdraw wards • Military dismisses speculations • Group faults army over medical exercise Tension, panic and confusion were the situation in Enugu, Anambra, Imo, Ebonyi and Delta states yesterday as parents stormed schools to withdraw their wards over reports of alleged forced vaccination of pupils by soldiers and rumour of fresh outbreaks.  It was alleged that the troops, in their numbers, were visiting schools to force pupils to accept injections considered to be dangerous to their health. Unconfirmed reports said that the exercise, which took place in some schools in Anambra State, had allegedly claimed the lives of some students.  News about the incident, which started in Nnewi, Oba and Awada, a suburb of Onitsha, filtered into Enugu at about 11.30 a.