Tag Archives: Ebola

Fear of Ebola: See How Patience Jonathan Greets

Posted ago by Adediwura

First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan pictured greeting officials of the Nigerian Embassy in Poland as she arrived the Gdansk Walesa International Airport in Sopoto, Northern Poland to commission a training ship built for the Nigerian Oceanographic Institute for Marine and …

Why Patrick Sawyer Went To Nigeria, Wife

Posted ago by Adediwura

In defense of her late husband, Mrs Decontee Sawyerr, widow of Late Patrick Sawyerr, the Liberian man who came into Nigeria with the deadly Ebola virus, has said her sick husband risked all to come to Nigeria because he believed …

Ebola: Newly Wedded Lagos Nurse Tests Positive

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A newly wedded Lagos nurse has been tested positive to Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) 22 days after the first case of the virus was recorded. She was among the people that had direct contact to the importer of the virus into Nigeria, the late …

Ebola: Experimental ‘Secret Serum’ To The Rescue

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As the Ebola virus continues to spread through West Africa—where the death toll has now reached almost 900—an experimental drug previously untested in humans may offer a cure. The treatment, known as ZMapp, was developed by Mapp Biopharmaceutical in San …

Breaking: Nigeria Records Another Case Of Ebola Virus

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A fresh case of Ebola virus disease has been recorded in Nigeria. One of the doctors that attended to the Liberian, Patrick Sawyler, tested positive to the virus. Result of the second doctor who was symptomatic is being awaited — …