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Togovere Village Under 7 Days Health Emergency

The Typhoid outbbreak in Togovere Vil­lage, Ra has forced the village to go under a public health emergency for seven days. Minister for Health and Medical Services Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete
24 Mar 2022 18:00
Togovere Village Under 7 Days Health Emergency
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The Typhoid outbbreak in Togovere Vil­lage, Ra has forced the village to go under a public health emergency for seven days.

Minister for Health and Medical Services Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete confirmed this yes­terday. He said from Tuesday; March 22 to Tuesday; March 29, there will be restrictions of movement into and out of the village.

“Staff from the Ra Medical Subdivisional Team will be at the village to conduct mass screening of all residents and implement ty­phoid safe measures to contain any further spread of Typhoid.

“The Ministry of Health advises individu­als from nearby villages and areas who may have attended recent social functions at To­govere Village to be vigilant about any symp­toms they may experience and seek medical advice for treatment.

“More importantly the public is advised to adhere to typhoid safe measures.”

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