Humanitarian Health Action

Health in Nigeria - Ebola virus disease: stable - for the moment

Ebola testing in safe laboratory

September 2014 -- Nigeria’s stable situation – with cases confirmed in Lagos, Africa’s most populous city, characterized by a vastly inadequate and fragile infrastructure, and in Port Harcourt, the country’s restive oil and energy hub – astonished experts at WHO and probably everywhere else in the world as well. No one expected an outcome as good as this one.