Cote D’Ivoire Confirms First Case Of Ebola Virus Disease In 25 Years

Cote D’ivoire has confirmed it’s first case of the Ebola virus disease in 25 years

In a statement released on Saturday, the Côte d’Ivoire country office of the WHO said that the virus was found in samples collected from a patient who was hospitalized in the commercial capital of Abidjan, after arriving from Guinea.

Initial investigations found that the patient had travelled to Côte d’Ivoire by road and arrived in Abidjan on 12 August. The patient was admitted to hospital after experiencing a fever and is currently receiving treatment.

Similar Articles

Most Popular