Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has declared a national state of emergency over the Ebola outbreak, according to a government spokesperson.
The West African nation's leader has also approved $11.6 million in emergency funds to help fight the disease.
Nigeria has confirmed seven cases of Ebola since a man fell sick on arrival from Liberia, two of whom have died. Several dozens of people who came into contact with the man are also under surveillance.
UK trials of a vaccine for the Ebola virus began today - but some experts complain that the response has been a long time coming.
A Swansea doctor who took leave to treat Ebola patients in Africa, is back on the wards after three weeks in isolation.
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