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Honour For Dr. Adadevoh, Others

WE wish to add our voice to the growing clamour for the honouring of the late medical staff of First Consultants Medical Centre, Lagos, who paid the supreme prize after treating the Liberian-American, Patrick Sawyer, the man who deliberately brought the Ebola Viral Disease (EVD) to Nigeria. Of the three medical staff who succumbed to death, the case of Dr. Stella Ameyo Adadevoh, the Senior Consultant/Endocrinologist stood out. She not ... Read More »

EBOLA SCARE: FG Shuts Schools Till October 13

LAGOS — The Federal Government, yesterday, took far-reaching decisions to curtail the spread of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, in the country as it postponed the resumption of all primary and secondary schools till October 13, even as government cleared the air on the health status of a sister to the late Dr. Stella Ameyo Adadevoh, confirming that she is Ebola-free. Announcing the shift in resumption date in Abuja, ... Read More »

#Ebola: Liberian Doctor Dies Despite Taking ZMapp

A Liberian doctor who contracted the Ebola virus and received a promising experimental treatment has died, the manager of the Elwa Ebola Facility in Monrovia, Liberia, told CNN on Monday. Dr. Abrahim Borbor died Sunday evening after contracting Ebola at JFK Hospital in Monrovia. Borbor was given ZMapp, the same drug that was given to two Americans who had Ebola. Please follow and like us: Read More »

The Last #Ebola-free Region Of Liberia Falls To Virus

MONROVIA (AFP) – Every region of Liberia has now been hit by Ebola, officials said Friday, as the World Health Organization warned the fight against the worst-ever outbreak of the killer disease would take months. After seeing people fall to the deadly virus in area after area, Liberia said two people had succumbed to the virus in Sinoe province, the last Ebola-free bastion in a country that has seen the ... Read More »

#Ebola: Lagos Hospital Which Treated Patrick Sawyer To Receive N4m

First Consultant Hospital in Obalende, Lagos State, where Nigeria’s first Ebola case was treated will receive N4 million from ANAP foundation. Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu’s spokesperson, Dan Nwomeh, in a statement said, the founder of the foundation, Atedo Peterside, informed the ministry that all private hospitals affected by the outbreak would receive N100, 000 per bed space. The statement said Mr. Peterside disclosed that First Consultant Hospital would ... Read More »

#Ebola: How Ministry Of Health Ignored NSA Warnings Over Sawyer’s Visit

Shocking revelation has emerged that the Office of the National Security Adviser had earlier warned the Minister of Health on the need to be careful of the Ebola virus 10 days before the visit of the Liberian, Patrick Sawyer, to Lagos. The NSA office in a letter dated July 10, 2014 alerted the Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu on the need to watch against the dreaded Ebola virus, which ... Read More »

#Ebola: Another Liberian Certified With Ebola Virus In Lagos

Few weeks after a Libe­rian, Patrick Sawyer, brought the Ebola virus disease (EVD) to Nigeria, another Liberian with the deadly virus has been detected in Lagos. This was disclosed yesterday morning by a Senior Registrar with Orthopaedic Hospital, Igbo­bi, Lagos, Dr Akindele Akintayo while speaking on a television programme in Lagos. He said the Liberian has been kept at the Infectious Diseases Hospital (IDH) in Lagos. Dr Akintayo said, however ... Read More »

Nigerian woman causes Ebola scare in Germany

A Nigerian woman showing symptoms of Ebola Virus Disease caused a scare after she fainted at a crowded job centre in Berlin, Germany on Tuesday. She was immediately rushed in an ambulance to the Charite Hospital but about 600 visitors and officials of the job centre were quarantined by emergency service officials who sealed off part of the street in Prenzlauer Berg district where the centre is located. Several who ... Read More »

#Ebola: 17 Patients Who Escaped From Isolation Centre In Liberia Found

The 17 patients who escaped from the Ebola Isolation Centre in Liberia after some youths attacked thecenter on Saturday August 16th, have thankfully been found. The development was made known by a Liberian Minister this afternoon. The isolation ward was attacked by armed men wielding sticks and shouting – ‘There is no Ebola’ …………………………………………………………………….. For News/Tip Off, Enquiries Or Submissions, Please Contact:,, or BBm: 2af4779e [ Read More »

Four more Ebola survivors discharged

Four more patients undergoing treatment for the deadly Ebola Virus Disease have been dischargedfrom the Ebola Emergency Treatment Centre in Lagos. The Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu, in a statement on Monday, said the discharged patients have now being confirmed to be Ebola free. The identities of the survivors were however not disclosed. Mr. Chukwu said three of the patients – two male doctors and a female nurse – participated ... Read More »

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