How Nigeria defeated Ebola

Nigeria implemented a co-ordinated approach that involved making 18,000 visits to 900 people to check their temperatures.

In a moment of welcome relief about the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared Nigeria free of the virus. This news comes at a time of competing pledges from the international community to fight the outbreak.

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