A patient has been diagnosed of Lassa Fever in Lagos, the Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole has confirmed.

The patient, a 25-year-old student of Ahmadu Bello University is currently being treated at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba.
According to findings, the patient was first admitted  at a private hospital in Ojokoro area of Lagos State where he was referred to LUTH due to complication. 

However, Health Minister Isaac Adewole said the patient was responding to treatment.