A doctor who was the first infected Nigerian with Ebola virus having treated Patrick Sawyer, the Liberian-American who brought Ebola into the country, at First Consultant Hospital, has recovered and has since been discharged from the Isolation centre in Lagos. The doctor identified as Dr. Ameyo Adadevoh is said to have recovered from the deadly disease.
Director of Communication and Community Mobilisation for the
Nigerian Emergency Operation Centre on Ebola Virus Disease,
Adebayo Onajole, confirmed to media that Adadevoh had been
He however declined to give further details, saying the Minister of
Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu, would hold a press conference later
tonight to fully brief the media about the doctor’s recovery.