Cause of Ondo Killer Disease Is Herbicides

An update on the Ondo killer disease which has claimed 18 lives since April 15, 2014, has now been attributed to pesticides. According to a tweet by WHO spokesperson Gregory Hartl, the “current hypothesis is cause of the event is herbicides”. Herbicides are used to kill unwanted plants or weeds and may have been used […]


Irele Ondo State Disease Outbreak: Update

Yesterday this post went up detailing the vague information known about the unknown rapid killer disease in Irele Ondo State Nigeria. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO) spokesperson Gregory Hartl who spoke to the AFP, the disease attacks the central nervous system with symptoms such as headaches, blurred vision, loss of sight, loss of […]