Showing posts with label Liberia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Liberia. Show all posts

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Nigerian Solider Tests Positive To Ebola In Liberia.

A Nigerian soldier on the United Nations’ peace mission in Liberia has tested positive for Ebola, the Associated Press reports. He is expected to be flown to the Netherlands for treatment, a Dutch Health Ministry spokeswoman said on Friday.

The soldier will go into isolation at a “calamity unit” at the University Medical Center Utrecht, according to Inge Freriksen.

Friday, October 10, 2014

Nigeria: Ebola Scare - 1,332 Nigerian Soldiers Quarantined in Liberia

The Nigerian Army has revealed that about 1332 of its peace keeping troops in Liberia have been placed under surveillance following their contact with a Sudanese who later died of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD).
The director of the Nigerian Army Medical Corps, Major-General Obashina Ogunbiyi stated this in Abuja yesterday.