The patient is being isolated at the Accident and Emergency (A&E) unit of a hospital.
The minister also told the residents of the state not to panic as the government is working to stop the spread of the disease. The Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC), Dr. Olufemi Fasanmade said;
“Containment area being devised, ribavirin available. We will use theatre in A&E as isolation ward. No need to panic. But limit movement to A&E if not necessary. Our trained staff on ground.”
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