Monkey Pox virus has been confirmed in Delta State at the Federal Medical Centre Asaba, have stating that nine persons have been hospitalized as the dreaded virus has hit Delta State.
It was gathered by Urhobo Voice news men that six of the affected persons were from Agbor, also the remaining victims were from around the state capital Asaba.
It was also gathered that the victims were diagnosed of the Monkey Pox virus on Wednesday, adding that their blood samples have been collected for tests.
The Delta State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Nicholas Azinge denied the outbreak of the disease in the Delta state.
Azinge said, “this is Not true! There is no case of monkey pox virus in Agbor ,not even any patient with a high suspicion of it.”