Four people have died from Cerebrospinal Meningitis in Niger State as the state has recorded the outbreak of the disease.
About 31 cases have been reported with nine laboratory-confirmed cases.
The four deaths were recorded in Katcha Local Government Area of the state.
The State Commissioner of Health, Dr Mustapha Jibril confirmed the case to journalists at a briefing.
The two local government affected are Katcha and Magama local government.