countries, Nigeria now has only one single case of the infectious
disease in Abuja told journalists that:
persons were successfully managed at the isolation ward in Lagos and have been
“Two of the treated patients, a male doctor and a female nurse were
discharged Monday evening, having satisfied the criteria for
“As I speak with you, Nigeria has only one confirmed case of EVD, a
secondary contact of Mr Patrick Sawyer’s and spouse of one of the physicians
who participated in the management of the index case. She is stable but still
on treatment at the isolation ward in Lagos,” the minister said.
Meanwhile, the Federal Government has ordered that all primary and
secondary schools in the country should resume in October, instead of the usual
enable school officials undergo a two-week mandatory training conducted by
health officials, on how to handle Ebola.
made the announcement yesterday (Tuesday).