There Is No Ebola in Ondo – Health Commissioner

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State , Dr Dayo Adeyanju, on Monday debunked rumours that cases of Ebola Virus (EVD) has spread to some parts of state.
Adeyanju gave clarification while addressing a large gathering of youths Akure, the State Capital.

He explained that the rumoured case at Erusu- Akoko and Akure were other illness, which had nothing to do with Ebola Virus .

He added that the government doing everything possible to step its surveillance around the state.

Adeyanju said: “Immediately we heard the rumuor, we dispatched a crack team of , including epidemiologists and we discovered that it wasn’t true.
“The person at Erusu has a case of prolong tuberculosis, while the Akure had just been delivered of a baby and bleeding. But we are not leaving any chances for granted”.

He added that government had also placed strict surveillance across the state boarders to prevent any transportation of the virus to the state.

“We have also intensified our sensitisation and door to door approach and will roll our emergency numbers very soon”, he said.

Adeyanju, who advised the people to always effective sanitizers, also noted that personal and hygiene remained to keeping the virus at bay.

He expressed optimism that Ebola Virus (EVD) would soon be a thing of the past in the country.[eap_ad_3]