Country director of the African Development Bank (AfDB),

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This was said in Abuja while the new health equipment were being giving to the health minister, Prof. Isaac Adewole.

Further stating that the way the Ebola virus was tackled saved the country some funds which is now being channeled to address other epidemics.

"We would like, on behalf of President, to express to you our sincere commendation for the way in which Nigerian Government was able to arrest the spread of the Ebola disease for which the Bank had earmarked some resources to help you in the fight," Dore stated.

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The equipment which was received by the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, includes 2 ambulances, 30 Bajaj motorcycles, and 34 safety boxes.