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FG Announces That The Killer Mysterious Disease In Benue Is Not Ebola, Lassa Fever Or Coronavirus

On Friday February 7 2020, Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire stated at a ministerial briefing in Abuja that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is working hard to unravel the mysterious disease that has left many people dead in Benue State. Ehanire who disclosed that the NCDC has activated an Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) to coordinate response activities in…

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Bobrisky Is Worse Than Ebola – NCAC Boss, Runsewe Fires Again

Chief Olusegun Runsewe, Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), on Saturday has bombed Nigerian cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye, a.k.a Bobrisky, saying his impact on society is worse than Ebola’s, the deadly virus that killed thousands in West Africa a few years ago. Runsewe, a cultural sheriff of some sort for the Federal Government…

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FAAN Reactivates Ebola Screening Point At Airports

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has reinstated screening points and detecting machines at the airport to forestall the resurgence of Ebola outbreak in Nigeria. The measure was triggered by the outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo. FAAN’s acting General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, assured passengers and airport users…

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Bolanle Austen-Peters, Dotun Olakunri, Sola Oyebade & More At The Press Screening For 93 Days

Members of the press were hosted to a private screening of the movie, 93 Days at Filmhouse Cinemas, Surulere on Thursday, 11th August 2016. In attendance were the producers of the movie, Bolanle Austen-Peters, Dotun Olakunri including Sola Oyebade and Joseph Umoibom, Unit Production Manager and Line Producer respectively. 93 Days tells the compelling true life story of how Nigeria won the battle against the highly dreaded…

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Today In History: Nigeria’s First Experience With The Ebola Virus Disease

Today, July 20th marks the second year the highly dreaded Ebola Virus was brought into Nigeria by late Patrick Sawyerr, a situation which put citizens of the country in a state of panic at the time. Following the encounter with Sawyerr, medical practitioners at First Consultants Hospital in Lagos together with the late Dr.Ameyo Adadevoh took…

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The Trailer For The Highly Anticipated Movie On Ebola In Nigeria, ’93 Days’ Is Here!

The trailer for ‘93 Days’, the highly anticipated movie on the outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease in Nigeria is finally out. The movie tells the true life story of men and women who risked their lives and made sacrifices to save the citizens of Nigeria from the consequences of the outbreak of the highly dreaded…

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