Below is a statement from the Rivers state Ministry of Health calling on all those who visited Samstel Clinic in Rumuokoro, Port Harcourt, in the last few weeks to report to the ministry to get tested. Samstel is the hospital where Dr Ikye Enemoah, who died of Ebola, worked.
Ebola – Port Harcourt Ministry Of Health Release.“If you visited Samstel Clinic, Rumuokoro, PH, within the last few weeks, you are kindly urged to report to the Rivers State Health Ministry!“Please search yourself and if this concerns you, please go and get tested immediately.If you were in this hospital but have left Port Harcourt, please look for where to give up yourself. Everything is being done to curb the spread.Please do your little part to help. Do not hide family members who you think might be infected.” God bless you as you Obey!
217 people have so far been quarantined in Port Harcourt.