Via Vanguard: NMA to collaborate with govt on Ebola. Excerpt:
Dr Muideen Olatunji, the Chairman, Oyo State branch of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), has said that the association is ready to collaborate with the state government to check the spread Ebola virus disease.
Olatunji made the statement known at a news conference in Ibadan on Saturday.
“The NMA, Oyo State branch, is ready to be part of the concerted approach by government to fight the Ebola epidemic ravaging West African countries.
“Our members are on hand to be mobilised to curtail any eventuality in the state, we only need the government to provide the required leverage before we are confronted with any issue.
“This haemorrhagic viral disease comes with documented high fatality. The situation has become an international health emergency that requires a coordinated global approach."