There are fears a potentially fatal “rat fever” that can cause uncontrolled bleeding from the mouth, nose or vagina is spiraling out of control. Nigeria has seen an unusual spike in Lassa fever this year, with more than 140 people dying from the virus which is spread by the urine or feces of disease-carrying rats,...
A Nigerian politician who was jailed in Britain for laundering tens of millions of dollars in stolen public funds through British banks and properties lost an appeal against his conviction in London on Wednesday.
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