Nigeria Records New Suspected Ebola Cases


Lagos State Government has disclosed  new cases of Ebola virus disease with the suspected victims already quarantined at the isolation centre in Lagos.


  • Nigeria:  Nigeria Reports Two New Ebola Cases

    Voice of America, 28 August 2014

    Nigeria's health ministry has reported two more cases of Ebola, bringing the country's total to 15. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Ebola - Rivers State Records First Suspected Case

    The Guardian, 27 August 2014

    RIVERS State Government Wednesday said it is investigating a possible first Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)-related death, which occurred in a private hospital in Port Harcourt. read more »

  • Nigeria:  'No Ebola Patient in Rivers Yet'

    Vanguard, 27 August 2014

    RIVERS State Commissioner of Health, Dr Sampson Parker has dismissed as untrue, allegation that the state had recorded its first case of Ebola victim. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Ebola - Confirmed Cases Now 13 - FG

    Vanguard, 26 August 2014

    THE Federal Government has stated that the official number of confirmed cases of Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, including the index (first) case in the country is 13 and not 14 as ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Ebola Cases in Nigeria Reduced to 13, Says FG

    This Day, 25 August 2014

    The federal government Monday in Abuja clarified that there was an error in its earlier statement where it said Ebola Cases in the country were 14,adding that the current number at ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nigeria Records Two New Ebola Cases

    The Guardian, 22 August 2014

    NIGERIA yesterday announced two new cases of Ebola. The new cases are people who had secondary contacts with late Patrick Sawyer, who 'imported' the Ebola Virus Disease to ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  FG Confirms Two New Cases of Ebola Virus Disease

    Leadership, 22 August 2014

    The Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, on Friday confirmed two new cases of Ebola Virus Disease, bringing the total number of cases recorded in the country to 14. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Two New Ebola Cases Confirmed in Lagos

    Vanguard, 22 August 2014

    Minister of Health Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu has confirmed two new cases of Ebola Virus disease. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Spouses of Dead Victims Test Positive to Ebola

    The Guardian, 22 August 2014

    THE Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, has said that two new confirmed cases of the Ebola Virus Disease have been confirmed in Nigeria. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Two Spouses of Sawyer's Primary Contacts Test Positive for Ebola

    This Day, 23 August 2014

    As feared all along, spouses of two of the victims infected with Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) by late Liberian Patrick Sawyer in Lagos, who were secondary contacts, have tested ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nigeria Records Two New Ebola Patients From Secondary Contacts

    This Day, 22 August 2014

    Nigeria has now recorded two new cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) from secondary contacts of the American - Liberian Patient, Mr Patrick Sawyer. read more »

  • Nigeria:  New Cases of Ebola Recorded

    Premium Times, 22 August 2014

    Nigeria has recorded two new Ebola cases, the Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu, announced Friday. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Lagos Records Five New Suspected Ebola Cases From Sawyer Contacts

    This Day, 21 August 2014

    The Lagos State Government yesterday disclosed that its contact tracing team had discovered five additional suspected cases of Ebola virus, which were brought in on Tuesday, adding ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Five New Suspected Ebola Cases in Lagos

    Premium Times, 20 August 2014

    Five new suspected cases of Ebola Virus Disease were brought to the Yaba Mainland Hospital, Lagos, on Tuesday, the Lagos State government has said. read more »

  • Nigeria:  No New Cases of Ebola Virus - Minister

    Leadership, 21 August 2014

    The Special Assistant on Media and Communications to the Health Minister, Dan Nwomeh, has urged the media to disregard all rumours of new cases of the virus. read more »

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