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Why it is dangerous to have rats in your house

Rat is a reservoir of Lassa virus. Lassa fever is an acute viral hemorrhagic fever caused by the Lassa virus. Lassa fever is transmitted from rat to man. Lassa fever was first discovered in Lassa town Borno State, Nigeria in 1969 following the sudden death of two missionary workers in Lassa town after been infected with the deadly virus.

  6 months ago ago
Why it is dangerous to have rats in your house

HEALTH

Lassa Fever: Causes, Symptoms, Prevention, and Treatment

Lassa fever is an acute, viral, and life-threatening illness carried by a particular type of rat common in West Africa. It is hemorrhagic in nature (can cause bleeding), could have no symptoms and if it affects the liver, kidneys, or spleen it can be very fatal.

  3 months ago ago
Lassa Fever: Causes, Symptoms, Prevention, and Treatment

PETS

Do You Know That Mixture Of Salt & Detergent Can Help You Get Rid Of Rats, Roaches & Snakes? See How

Do You Know That Mixture Of Salt & Detergent Can Help You Get Rid Of Rats, Roaches & Snakes? See How Following the outbreak of the Lassa virus caused by exposure to food and contaminated items with the urine and faeces of rats, it is important to completely rid our homes of rats and other creepy creatures like cockroaches & snakes. Nigeria and some other countries have recorded deaths caused by this virus. Cockroaches, lizards, centipedes, earwigs, and other pests crawling throughout your home is weird, especially

  1 year ago ago
Do You Know That Mixture Of Salt & Detergent Can Help You Get Rid Of Rats, Roaches & Snakes? See How

SOCIETY

Rats And Cockroach Can Cause Sickness, Get Rid Of Them Within Just 3 Days

Rats And Cockroach Can Cause Sickness, Get Rid Of Them Within Just 3 Days Cockroaches with their disturbing smell are extremely dangerous, they bite and in addition can cause disease. The facts show that some people eat them, but a large part of those found around our home are contaminated and they are hosts of different kinds of diseases causing germs and microbes. It is not recommended to eat this kind of cockroach in any way. Cockroaches, rats, and bedbugs are quite difficult to control as they reproduce

  1 year ago ago
Rats And Cockroach Can Cause Sickness, Get Rid Of Them Within Just 3 Days

ENVIRONMENT

6 Effective home remedies that helps to get rid of rats from your home.

Rats are pests known for their destructive and harmful nature. They are also vectors responsible for spreading diseases like Lassa fever and Hantavirus infection. People get worried whenever they see rats in their home. This is because rats destroy our valuable items and infest our foods. To prevent any risk of infections, you need to eliminate them from your home.

  5 months ago ago
6 Effective home remedies that helps to get rid of rats from your home.

JUSTICE

5 Most Sorrowful Event That Can Never Be Forgotten In The History Of Nigeria

1.End SARS Protest in Nigeria: This was a social movement and series of mass protest in Nigeria, against police brutality in Nigeria.This result to Army opening fire on peaceful protesters.

  9 months ago ago
5 Most Sorrowful Event That Can Never Be Forgotten In The History Of Nigeria

RELIGION

The Margi Tribe Were Identified As Having 4 Different Groups, Who Are Largely Located At Maiduguri

Brief History of Marghi! The Margi were identified as having four different groups: 1. Margi Putai - who are in the west (Venghan 1970) within Damboa, Chibok, etc. 2. Margi Babal - are on the plains and are historically linked to Izge, Mulgwi, Gamergu and Lamang, Lassa, Mussa Dille etc.  3. Margi Udzur'Ngu - are the hill Margi (Gulak, Madagali, Shuwa, Dzuyel, Maiva, etc.) who have historically been linked to Sukur, Gudur, Hug Gi, Waga, Tur and Fali. 4. Margi Tiwirtim - which was later known as Margi Dzakwa

  11 months ago ago
The Margi Tribe Were Identified As Having 4 Different Groups, Who Are Largely Located At Maiduguri

HEALTH

Lassa Fever: Causes, Prevention And Treatment.

Lassa fever is an acute, viral disease carried by a type of rat that is common in West Africa. It can be life-threatening. It is a hemorrhagic virus, which means it can cause bleeding, although 8 out of every 10 people with the virus have no symptoms. It can affect the liver and kidney. Lassa fever is an illness caused by Lassa virus , a single-stranded RNA hemorrhagic fever virus from the family Arenaviridae. Lassa fever is an animal-borne, or zoonotic, acute viral illness. It is endemic in parts of West Africa

  1 year ago ago
Lassa Fever: Causes, Prevention And Treatment.

SOCIETY

We Need Clay Pot In Time Like This When Power Failure Is At It Peak

Refrigerator which is popularly known as fridge is a coolant that is capable of cooling soft drinks, food items and any substance we so desire. The place for fridge is only obtainable in an Urban Settlement where their is access to Electricity for about one to two hours per day.

  7 months ago ago
We Need Clay Pot In Time Like This When Power Failure Is At It Peak

HEALTH

Prevention Is Better Than Cure, Lassa Fever Public Awareness

This article is enlightening you on the meaning of Lassa Fever , the signs , symptoms and the .prevention . As we all know, prevention is better than cure. Lassa fever is a highly infectious disease, caused by Lassa virus. Lassa fever spreads by handling of rats, food or household items contaminated by rat"s urine or faeces and infected person. The Signs and symptoms of Lassa Fever are : Fever, Headache, Sore throat, Cough, Joint and Muscle pain , Chest pain , Stomach pain , Diarrhea, Vomiting, General Body

  1 year ago ago
Prevention Is Better Than Cure, Lassa Fever Public Awareness

HEALTH

Did You Get This Message From NCDC? Check Out What Was Sent To My Inbox Today

Nigeria centre for disease control (NCDC) is a federal government agency that makes sure that diseases are well managed in the country without any big threat to the public.

  9 months ago ago
Did You Get This Message From NCDC? Check Out What Was Sent To My Inbox Today

POLITICS

"As far as I am concerned I will not take Covid-19 vaccine"– Governor Yahaya Bello

The Governor of Kogi state has made his point clear that he will not take the Covid-19 vaccine.Speaking in an interview with Channels TV on Friday, the Governor explained that Covid-19 is no where close to the issues affecting his state.

  10 months ago ago

SOCIETY

4 Confirmed Dead And 189 Others Hospitalized As Deadly Fake, Expired Drinks Hit Kano State

4 persons have been reported dead and about 189 others hospitalized after they reportedly drank fake killer soft drinks in Kano.According to the information made available by BBC Yoruba, after the unsuspecting victims bought and consumed the killer drink, they started vomiting and urinating blood.

  10 months ago ago
4 Confirmed Dead And 189 Others Hospitalized As Deadly Fake, Expired Drinks Hit Kano State

POLITICS

We Don't Need COVID-19 Vaccine In Kogi State, Says Governor Yahaya Bello.

The Governor of Kogi State, Sir Yahaya Bello stated that the state doesn't need COVID-19 Vaccine because the have some important issues to settle in the State than COVID-19.

  10 months ago ago
We Don't Need COVID-19 Vaccine In Kogi State, Says Governor Yahaya Bello.

SOCIETY

See Photos Of Cows Disrupting Vehicular Movement On Abuja Road That Sparked Reactions

I wonder if we no longer have laws and bodies of laws that the unnecessary movement of cows in Nigeria mostly especially Abuja but, I remembered that the current government banned the movement of cattle on public roads in 2016. Muhammad Bello, the then Minister of the Federal Capital Territory also established a task team to keep the cattle off Abuja's streets but it seems this doesn't work. On Saturday, numbers of cows where see around Apo region of Abuja causing serious disruption. In some pictures posted

  11 months ago ago
See Photos Of Cows Disrupting Vehicular Movement On Abuja Road That Sparked Reactions

SOCIETY

4 Dead, 189 Hospitalized After Drinking Fake Soft Drinks In Kano State

4 persons have been reported dead and about 189 others hospitalized after they reportedly drank fake killer soft drinks in Kano.According to the information made available by BBC Yoruba, after the unsuspecting victims bought and consumed the killer drink, they started vomiting and urinating blood.

  10 months ago ago
4 Dead, 189 Hospitalized After Drinking Fake Soft Drinks In Kano State

POLITICS

The Kogi State Governor Insist That He Is Not Taking The Covid-19 Vaccine

The Kogi state state governor, Yahaya Bello has said that he wouldn't receive the vaccine.

  10 months ago ago
The Kogi State Governor Insist That He Is Not Taking The Covid-19 Vaccine

HEALTH

LASSA FEVER LASSA FEVER causes and preventive measures of LASSA FEVER

LASSA FEVER is a disease especially of Africa that is caused by an arenavirus (species Lassa virus of the genus Arenavirus) and is characterized by a high fever, headaches, mouth ulcers, muscle aches, small hemorrhages under the skin, heart and kidney failure, and a high mortality rate Lassa fever is an acute viral illness that occurs in west Africa. And it was first noticed when some pastors went for a Field missionary in a particular town located in enugu. The incubation period of Lassa fever ranges from 6–21

  1 year ago ago
LASSA FEVER LASSA FEVER 
causes and preventive measures of LASSA FEVER

POLITICS

COVID-19 Vaccine Not Our Business In Kogi, We Have More Serious Issues – Governor Bello

The governor, who has repeatedly denied the presence of the virus in his state, said that COVID-19 is a minute aspect of the state's challenges, adding that Kogi handled different illnesses like Yellow Fever and Lassa Fever absent a lot of clamor about its endeavors.

  10 months ago ago
COVID-19 Vaccine Not Our Business In Kogi, We Have More Serious Issues – Governor Bello

HEALTH

OPINION : This is What You Have To Do Before Drinking Any "Can Beverage".

To my beautiful readers, hope we are doing great and I must use this opportunity to wish us a Merry Christmas in advance. I understand that many has gone to the market to get foodstuffs, drinks, clothes and so on to celebrate this Christmas, it worth celebrating after everything we've been through this year ,here we are still standing and breathing. I want to quickly point notice to some important things which many of us may not take serious. The edges of the canned drinks we bought for Christmas celebration

  1 year ago ago
OPINION : This is What You Have To Do Before Drinking Any