Nigeria: Hot Water, Salt Not an Ebola Cure


Nigerian Minister of Information Labaran Maku has debunked rumours that bathing with hot water and salt solution can be used to prevent the Ebola virus.


Nigerians are scrambling for salt-water bath for protection from the deadly Ebola virus after a call from the ruler of the Igala Kingdom, the Attah of Igala, prescribing salt solution as a magical vaccine against the virus went viral.