The Minister of Health, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu, stated that five of the Nigerian patients being treated for Ebola Virus have almost fully recovered.
Giving a status update as of August 16 2014, he said the total number of confirmed cases in the country was 12, of which four have died. The number of persons under surveillance in Lagos is 189, and six in Enugu.
He also announced that the patients under treatment have been moved to a new 40 bed capacity isolation ward provided by the Lagos State Government, and that the federal government has provided additional equipment for facility.
Source: S ahara Reporters