He solicited that inhabitants from the state must not freeze as government is attempting to stop the spread of the ailment.
The Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC), Dr. Olufemi Fasanmade said:
"Regulation territory being conceived, ribavirin accessible. We will utilize theater in A&E as confinement ward. No compelling reason to freeze. However, confine development to A&E if a bit much. Our prepared staff on ground."
Lassa fever is transmitted by contaminated rodents.