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Ebola scare: FG sends medical experts to Calabar

Mfonobong Akpan

The Federal Government has confirmed sending a team of medical experts to the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital in connection with a suspected case of Ebola Virus Disease.

The Director, Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, Prof. Abdulsalami Nasidi, stated this on Thursday in an interview with The PUNCH in Abuja.

He said, “The NCDC team is on the ground and containment measures are already being put in place. The samples are being tested and we should know (the result) by tomorrow (Friday).

“The Federal Ministry of Health is sending additional support tomorrow (Friday).”

source: punchng