Black People : Nigeria death shows Ebola can spread by air travel

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  1. Clyde C Coger Jr

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    Nigeria death shows Ebola can spread by air travel




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    A man reads a local newspaperson a street with the headline Ebola Virus kills Liberian in Lagos, in Lagos Nigeria, Saturday, July 26, 2014. An Ebola outbreak that has left more than 600 people dead across West Africa has spread to the continent's most populous nation after a Liberian man with a high fever vomited aboard an airplane to Nigeria and then died there, officials said Friday. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba) The 40-year-old man had recently lost his sister to Ebola in Liberia, health officials there said. It was not immediately clear how he managed to board a flight, but he was moved into an isolation ward upon arrival in Nigeria on Tuesday and died on Friday. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)


    ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian health authorities raced to stop the spread of Ebola on Saturday after a man sick with one of the world's deadliest diseases brought it by plane to Lagos, Africa's largest city with 21 million people.

    The fact that the traveler from Liberia could board an international flight also raised new fears that other passengers could take the disease beyond Africa due to weak inspection of passengers and the fact Ebola's symptoms are similar to other diseases.



    http://news.yahoo.com/nigeria-screen-airline-travelers-ebola-165545938.html




     
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    ... Sorry Kemetstry, didn't mean to duplicate ... but maybe more will read about this serious situation, or tumult in the HomeLand, you know what I'm saying:)



    EBOLA OUT BREAK SPREADS!
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    I'm confident it won't spread in America, although everyone still needs to take precautions.
     
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    For sure, I can agree with you 100%, and thanks for contributing to the Thread, Dez K.

     
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