Nigeria’s First case of Ebola reported in Lagos




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– The state ministry health says a 40-year-old Liberian man, who arrived the state last weekend, is being tested for deadly Ebola virus, but no result yet.

Addressing a news conference today in Ikeja, to the governor public Health, Dr. Yewande Adesina said the private hospital housing the Liberian has been cordoned off. [eap_ad_1] Dr. Adesina added the 40-year old, possibly carrying the Ebola virus, has also been quarantined for treatment.

This would be the first recorded case the world’s deadliest diseases in Nigeria.

Ebola has 632 people across Guinea, Liberia and Sierra since an outbreak began in February, straining a string of weak health systems despite international help.

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