The resolutions were made following the adoption of a motion moved by Senator Oluremi Tinubu (Lagos-Central) at the plenary on Tuesday.
She said, "The Senate recalls with great distress that an infected immigrant who arrived Nigeria on the 23rd of July was the index case of the ebola virus in Nigeria".
Tinubu, who doubles as Chairman, Senate Committee on Environment, said the tide, as at then, was stemmed by quick response of the government.
"The Senate is saddened that in spite of quick measures taken, the epidemic claimed eight lives including those of medical personnel who put their lives at risk to contain the disease".
Petrol, diesel prices hiked
According to the website of Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL), petrol was retailing at Rs 75.10 after an increase of 15 paise. Traders, businessmen, transporters and others were also seen showing dissatisfaction over the current levels of fuel prices.
Democratic Republic of Congo has reported 39 people suspected to be infected with Ebola virus.
Punch reports that 4,000 doses of Ebola vaccine would be sent to DRC by World Health Organization in the nearest furture.
The lawmaker said that unless hospitals were prepared properly and equipped with Ebola vaccines, it would be an epidemic Nigeria might be unable to take on.
The senator said if nothing is done given the country's population "we may well be on our way to creating a global situation". While it is too early to determine the extent of this Ebola outbreak, the alarming fatality rate has heaped pressure on health officials to act quickly in order to prevent the disease spreading beyond its current 60-kilometre radius.
Government health institutions in the country are now inactive following the industrial strike action by members of the Joint Health Sector Union, JOHESU.
The union had on April 18, embarked on industrial action due to the "insensitivity and lackadaisical attitude of drivers of the health sector".
According to TMZ , he told the website he regretted allowing the pictures to be taken and acknowledged they looked "stupid". Samantha Markle, Ms Markle's half-sister from her father's first marriage, has claimed she is to blame for the photographs.
Becoming a manager himself is something Carrick might want to pursue one day but that is not something he intends to push for yet. The end game, maybe, if I get into it and I think I'd like to manage - probably at this stage, my answer would be yes.
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After her appearance at the French Riviera, Sonam will be busy with promotional duties for her upcoming film Veere Di Wedding . For her second red carpet appearance in Cannes this year, Sonam Kapoor opted for a beige and yellow Vera Wang gown.
We need to train them on the latest technology in crop production, so that they can cultivate all-year-round. At first, he said he was uncomfortable openly expressing his Muslim faith, out of fear he'd be shunned.
Once again we will be making the UEFA Champions League final available to all to watch online for free. Viewers in Ireland will be able to watch the Champions League final on RTE - but not for much longer.
The school district says many staff members are planning to attend the March for Students and Rally for Respect event in Raleigh. On Wednesday May 16, 2018, Alexander County Schools will be closed for students with an optional workday for all staff.
TV host blasts Samantha Markle for being a 'media vulture'
It has also been revealed that the couple will spend their final night before the wedding at separate luxury hotels near Windsor. Thomas Markle announced Monday he was pulling out of the royal wedding so as not to embarrass the bride-to-be.
'Click It or Ticket' Seat Belt Enforcement Begins
In 2017, 42 percent of automobile fatalities in North Carolina were drivers or passengers who were not wearing their seat belt . North Carolina law requires drivers and passengers to be properly restrained by using a seat belt .
Germany leave out two big names as Low announces squad
The 30-year-old Wagner has scored 4 goals in his 8 internationals and was part of last year's Confederations Cup-winning team. Low's entire backroom staff have also agreed new deals, as has national team managing director Oliver Bierhoff.
Tenacious D Announces New Album & Tour Dates For 2018
The 40-second clip shows Kyle Gass and Jack Black sitting on a couch, trying to think of new ways to come up with rent money . They're "definitely" heading out on a tour that will include a set at Foo Fighters' festival CalJam .
Mavcom lodges police report against Tony Fernandes
Earlier, Mavcom refuted Tony's claims that the airline was pressured to cancel an additional 120 flight during the GE14 period. AirAsia also requested for an additional 86 flights on April 20 , according to Free Malaysia Today.
Wide Fuselage Aircraft Market 2018 - Boeing, Airbus
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