Breaking: Nigerian doctor who treated Liberian tests positive to Ebola

Breaking: Nigerian doctor who treated Liberian tests positive to Ebola

By Ehi Ekhator, Naija Center News

Nigerian Health Minister, Onyebuchi Chukwu has disclosed on Monday that the doctor who treated the Liberian who was infected by Ebola has tested positive.

The Liberian-American man, Patrick Sawyer died of Ebola late July after he may had contracted it from his sister who died of the same virus before his flight to Nigeria.

The Liberian suddenly fell sick and was immediately isolated  and since then put anyone who he had contact with on red alert.

The Nigerian doctor is the second victim to be detected of the virus in Nigeria.

The virus has killed more than 700 including more than 100 health workers.

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Nigeria is the fourth Africa country to report the virus after Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

Details later……………….

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