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".
Sonam Kapoor shines in nude gown at Cannes Film Festival
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.
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.
Tyronn Lue's shortcomings key in Game 1
The former UCLA standout did not mince words when giving his assessment, referring to Cleveland's defensive effort as "soft". In order to slow Horford, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is contemplating starting Tristan Thompson for Game 2 on Tuesday night.
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".
Amazon has already fiddled with prices at Whole Foods to refashion its image as wallet-busting seller of healthy foods. The company said, however, that the integration of Whole Foods was among the fastest startups of a new Prime program.
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 .
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.
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.
The NBA prides itself on making sure players aren't making unsafe plays toward each other, especially in the playoffs. Horford is not known for to be particularly animated, but even he admitted the contact crossed a line.
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.
Indonesian police fatally shot four suspected militants Wednesday when they attacked a police headquarters in Riau province. Editor's note: An earlier version of this article stated that at least three men had attacked the Riau Police headquarters.
Texas A&M teammates Chandler Phillips and Brandon Smith share the individual lead at 8-under 136. They are nine strokes ahead of the nearest team and the only two teams to break par.
Dismantle North Korea Punggye-ri
North Korea last conducted a weapons test a year ago , and intends to dismantle its only test site later this month. North Korea is one of the so-called Annex 2 states that must ratify that treaty for it to come into force.
U.S. and UAE strike Open Skies agreement
The trade-off is that the existing 2002 Air Transport Agreement remains in force with all rights and provisions. Currently, Emirates offers flights directly from New York-area airports to Milan, Italy, and Athens.
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.
Ramadan Starts on May 17th in Most Muslim Nations
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.
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.
Williams helps Pirates shut out struggling Sox
Meanwhile, the over is 7-0 in the Pirates' last seven Wednesday games and 4-1-1 in their last six in game two of a series. Marte doubled and scored in the first inning but was removed from the game before his second at-bat in the third inning.
Japan's economy shrinks for first time in two years
It was the first decline in nine quarters, snapping the longest stretch of continued expansion since the late 1980s. Economists say while the contraction is temporary, the rebound will not be almost as strong as previous quarters.