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Will not lift flight ban to West Africa until Ebola outbreak subsides Kenya

Sep 16, 2014    

Nairobi The Kenyan government will not lift a travel ban to West African countries affected by an outbreak of Ebola virus disease until the risk reduces to a manageable level, officials said Tuesday.Director of Medical Services Nicholas Muraguri told journalists that Kenya remained vulnerable to Ebola transmission, and hence needed to intensify surveillance at ports of entry, Xinhua reported."The travel ban to Ebolahit countries is temporal and since we are not convinced the risk levels are low, the ban will stay. However, we are closely monitoring the situation," Muraguri said in Na...

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