Nigerian Passengers Cancel Us, Europe Trips Over Ebola

The spread of the Ebola Virus Disease to the United States and some European countries has forced many Nigerian travellers to cancel their flights to some of the affected countries. This is even as health and immigration officials at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos have been ordered to properly …

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Nigeria Now Completely Free of Ebola Virus

The Minister of Health in Nigeria, Onyebuchi Chukwu has revealed that Nigeria is completely free of active Ebola cases, adding that all contacts of the deadly disease have been released from surveillance. Chukwu made this disclosure on Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, at the United Nations General Assembly holding in New York, …

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US To Deploy Up To 3,000 Military Personnel To Fight Ebola In West Africa

Reports reaching us has it that President Obama is expected to announce Tuesday (September 16, 2014) that he’s sending up to 3,000 military personnel to combat the Ebola virus in West Africa. The question is “Is Ebola now a terrorist organisation that requires military intervention?”. Obama will announce the stepped-up …

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Computer Models Indicates That Ebola Pandemic Could Soon Kill Millions

We could potentially be on the verge of the greatest health crisis that any of us have ever seen. The number of Ebola cases in Africa has approximately doubled over the past three weeks, and scientific computer models tell us that this Ebola pandemic could ultimately end up killing millions …

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Nigeria Wants America, Spain Put On List Of Ebola-hit Countries

Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu, on Wednesday accused the foreign media of exaggerating cases of Ebola outbreak in Nigeria while leaving Spain and America out of a list of Ebola-hit countries.Speaking after the Federal Executive Council, FEC meeting, Mr. Chukwu said it is wrong for the foreign media to …

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Africans Involving In ALS Ice Water Challenge Instead of Ebola Awareness Are Suffering From Acute Selfitis

The world is a big place with lots of big problems occurring in different places and people trying to get solutions to those problems. In West Africa, the biggest problem facing the people currently is the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease (EBV), a disease so dangerous it can kill infected persons within …

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Standard Operating Procedures for Ebola Virus Disease Contact’s self care

These SOPs are designed to assist health personnel in teaching contacts of patients infected wtih Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) on steps to take to protect themselves should they become sick, as well as some general advice. They should be used along with instructions for identifying symptoms and infection prevention and …

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Ebola: How Do People Become Infected With The Virus?

Ebola Is transmitted from infected animals to people who into close contact with the blood, secretions, organs or other bodily fluids of those animals. Here in Africa, such infected animals include chimpanzees, gorillas, fruit bats, monkeys, forest antelope and porcupines found ill or dead or in forests (in other words, …

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What is Ebola Virus Disease?

What is Ebola virus disease? Ebola virus disease is a severe disease that can lead to death in over half of people who get infected. The good news is it can be prevented by some simple techniques and, and even those who are infected may survive it if they can …

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No New Confirmed Cases Of Ebola In Lagos!

The Minister of Health Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu has said that there is no new confirmed case of Ebola disease in the country, contrary to reports that five new cases had been observed in Lagos.The minister, in a tweet on Wednesday by hisSpecial Assistant on Media and Communication, Dan Nwomeh, explained …

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