Saturday, 9 August 2014
Ebola Hits Republic Of Benin..Hospital Treats Nigerian Suspect
An 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 today. 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.