UN Team Takes Soil, Water Samples in Deadly Nigerian Lead Poisoning Outbreak

UN Team Takes Soil, Water Samples in Deadly Nigerian Lead Poisoning Outbreak - UN Team Takes Soil, Water Samples in Deadly Nigerian Lead Poisoning Outbreak - A United Nations team has finished collecting dozens of soil and water samples in a region of northern Nigeria where acute lead poisoning due to backyard gold digging has sickened hundreds of children this year, leading to excess deaths. [Nigeria News : All Africa] [AA Nigeria]