Osun - The authorities of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife has barred international students from Liberia, where Ebola virus disease is prevalent in West Africa, from resuming for academic works, Punch reports.
Vice Chancellor, Prof. Bamitale Omole, spoke at a briefing on the health status of a female student of the university suspected to be infected with the virus after falling sick last Monday.
He said the result of the preliminary and confirmatory tests carried out to determine the girl’s status for EVD proved negative.
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He said that an EVS Surveillance and Monitoring unit where suspected cases of the EVD could be reported had been established.
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