Via the Nigerian Tribune: No new Ebola case in Lagos —Govt •Ogun puts health workers in border areas on red alert. Excerpt:
Lagos State government, on Wednesday, reiterated that no fresh case of the dreaded Ebola virus disease has been found in the state or any part of the country.
According to the Special Adviser to the Governor on Public Health, Dr (Mrs) Yewande Adeshina, none of the persons said to have come in contact with the late Liberian victim of the Ebola virus disease, Mr Pat Sawyer, has manifested unusual body temperature or any other symptom of the dreaded virus.
She explained that all the 59 people who were in close contact with the deceased Liberian in Nigeria were hale and hearty and had not exhibited any unusual symptoms, just as there had been no case of the dreaded disease from the country’s borders.
Also, the Commissioner for Information, Lateef Ibirogba, advised the citizenry to be wary of the activities of fraudsters making spurious claims about their ability to provide cure for the Ebola virus disease, urging them to always contact health providers to report unusual feelings noticed.