A nurse with Federal Medical Centre who simply identified her name as Miss Fatima Suleiman Said students should take steps to prevent mosquito bites by wearing protective clothes, using insect repellants and sleeping under treated mosquito nets.
She also call on the students to take a quick action when they have severe symptoms, like Chills,Headache,Nausea and vomiting and Muscle pain and fatigue. Talk to your doctor if you experience any of this symptoms.
Meanwhile students should always keep their environment clean, a dirty environment like waste, decayed food alongside stagnant water is the main cause of mosquitoes.
Miss Fatima further stated that student should always treat themselves not till when exam start.
By Mohammed Nurudeen Sado