11 deaths

THE life-threatening meningococcal disease has claimed 11 lives in the country, says Health Minister Rosy Akbar. She said seven lives were claimed last year, and an additional four recorded this year. Confirming this in a ministerial statement in Parliament yesterday, Ms Akbar said the invasive meningococcal disease used to be very rare in Fiji. Ms […]

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