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ALERT! ‘Nigeria may suffer Ebola outbreak soon’ – House Of Reps Warn

Members of the House of Representatives has warned that Nigeria may suffer another Ebola outbreak if measures were not quickly put in place, Daily Post reports. The lawmakers said the federal government is not doing enough to prevent another outbreak

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Nigeria completely free from Ebola – Health Minister

Onyebuchi Chukwu, minister of health has revealed that Nigeria is completely free of active Ebola cases and has released the final contacts from surveillance. According to Chukwu “Presently, there is no single case of Ebola virus disease in Nigeria –

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Ebola health workers murdered in cold blood in Guinea

The BBC has reported that according to some officials, eight members of a team trying to raise awareness about Ebola have been killed by villagers using machetes and clubs in Guinea. Some of the bodies – of health workers, local

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Three Confirmed Cases Of Ebola In Port Harcourt. Minister Of Health Warns, “More Could Follow”

Sahara Reporters reports; Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu on Monday, confirmed that a total of three new Ebola cases has been recorded in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Last week, Chukwu confirmed Saharareporters’ story that a doctor, Iyke Enemuo

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Ebola: Nigerian FG postpones resumption of all private and public primary and secondary schools

According to various report, the Nigerian Federal Government, through the Minister of Education, Mallam Ibrahim Shekaru has ordered that both primary and secondary schools, private and public remain closed till October 15.  This closure of schools serves as a preventive

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5 more confirmed Ebola cases in Nigeria by the Lagos State Health Commissioner

According to Sahara reporters; Today, Lagos State Health Commissioner, Jide Idris, disclosed that five new Ebola cases have been suspected in the state. These new cases bring the figure up to eight suspected cases. “We have recorded eight suspected cases,

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Ebola Drug, Zmapp Arrives Africa

FirstPost reports; A consignment of experimental Ebola drugs arrived by plane in Liberia on Wednesday to treat two doctors suffering from the virus, which has killed more than 1,000 people across four West African countries. The drug, ZMapp, arrived in

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