Suspected Ebola Case Tests Negative In Kaduna
The 300 level law student of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State suspected to been infected with the Ebola Virus Disease [EVD] has tested negative to the virus.
Officials of Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital [ABUTH] and the Kaduna State Government had sent the patient’s blood to Lagos for testing.
According to the state Commissioner For Health, Thot Dogo, who spoke said, the result of the test was being expected on Wednesday afternoon (today).
However, an authoritative support group, working on Ebola Virus Disease interventions in the country, Ebola Alert, that laboratory test has shown the student does not have the virus.
The Federal Ministry of Health and the Kaduna State Government are expected to announce the result of the test later on Wednesday. The Kaduna