It is hereby announced for the information of the general public particularly Deltans that the Delta State Ministry of Environment will embark on Fumigation Exercise in Asaba from Friday June 23 to Sunday July 2, 2017.
The fumigation exercise is consequent on the recent report of Lassa fever in Anambra State as reported in Tuesday Vanguard of June 20, 2017 on page 6.
Therefore the fumigation exercise is designed by the State Government as a proactive measure to checkmate any outbreak of the disease in the State.
Also, the exercise will help to curb malaria and other pest and vector related diseases in the State.
Accordingly, in order to be on the safe side, residents are by this announcement advised to keep their surroundings clean.
Director of Information