Lagos - A nurse who was one of the medical personnel that attended to the late Liberian-American, Patrick Sawyer, who died of Ebola in Lagos, has died of the disease, Channelstv reports.
Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, also confirmed that five other medical practitioners who participated in the treatment are already infected with the virus.
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A female medical doctor, who also participated in managing Sawyer's health was confirmed on Monday by the Ministry of Health to have contracted the deadly virus.
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