Via Sahara Reporters: Lagos State Health Commissioner Confirms Five New Suspected Ebola Cases. Excerpt:
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, five of which were brought in yesterday," the commissioner announced. "We have 12 confirmed cases on the whole. Five have died and five have been discharged," he said.
Further, the commissioner stated that there are a number of individuals being monitored for symptoms. "We are currently following up on 213 contacts while 62 have completed the 21-day follow up."