No Nigerian Soldier Tested Positive To Ebola In Liberia -DHQ



The Defence Headquarters has said that no Nigerian soldier in Liberia has so far tested positive to the Ebola Virus Disease.
In a tweetFriday, the Nigerian military disclosed that “the troops however remain confined to their camp for preventive purposes and medical Observation following the case of a Sudanese UN staff who was reported to have manifested the disease.
All necessary steps are also being taken to ensure that none of the Nigerian troops is affected by the disease while serving in Liberia.
The tweets read:“No Nigerian soldier in #Liberia has so far tested positive to the #ebola virus disease. The troops however remain confined to their camp
“For preventive purposes and medical observation following the case of a #Sudanese #UN staff who was reported to have manifested the
“disease. All necessary steps are also being taken to ensure that none of the Nigerian troops is being affected while serving in #Liberia
The clarification became necessary following wide media reports and anxiety over the health condition of Nigerian troops in Liberia. (With reports by PRNigeria)