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Zamfara State lead poisoning epidemic

163 people die from lead poisoning in Zamfara State, Nigeria: confirmed cases being treated number 355.

More than 100 children have recently died of lead poisoning in northern Nigeria digging illegally for gold, health officials say.

  1. BBC
  2. IOL
  3. News24.com
  4. Reuters
Nigeria - lead poisoning kills 100 children in north - BBC News

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