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EBOLA: Panic spreads

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By Chioma Obinna, Gabriel Olawale & Bosede Oyelohunnu

LAGOS—Following the death in Nigeria of a Liberian, Mr. Patrick Sawyer, of Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, panic has gripped Nigerians especially all those who were in the same flight with him from Liberia.

Also in panic were airport staff, who assisted him when he collapsed before he was rushed to the hospital where he eventually died.

Those who had contact with the Ebola victim, most of whom have been quarantined were apprehensive that they may have contracted the deadly virus.

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