Friday, August 8, 2014

Ebola Hits Republic Of Benin, Hospital Treating Nigerian Suspect

Dorotheé Gazard
Dorotheé Gazard, Health Minister
Hospital in the Republic of Benin has announced that they are currently treating a Nigerian man who they fear has contracted the Ebola virus, their health minister Dorotheé Gazard said yesterday, Thur Aug 07.

Officials allegedly have sent a sample of his blood to Senegal for testing and verification.
If confirmed, this case marks the beginnings of the virus in a fifth west African country. The Republic of Benin borders Nigeria, to its east, and Togo to its west.