Cameroon has closed all its borders with Nigeria in a bid to stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, according to state radio.
In a statement, government spokesman Issa Tchiroma Bakary said:
The government has taken the decision to protect its population, because it is much better to prevent than cure the Ebola virus.
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