Tuesday, 5 January 2016

Eight dead over outbreak of pneumococcal meningitis

Eight people have been confirmed dead in the Brong Ahafo region following an outbreak of Pneumococcal meningitis.

About 30 people have also been hospitalized after they were infected with the deadly pneumococcal meningitis at Brohani in the region.
Health experts in the area say the latest strain is more contagious than Cerebrospinal Meningitis.