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New Nigeria Ebola cases amid fears epidemic is 'out of control'

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LAGOS - The death toll of the Ebola epidemic neared 1,000 Wednesday as fears rose that the disease is now taking hold in Africa's most populous nation of Nigeria after a second death among seven confirmed cases in Lagos. 

A photo taken on July 24, 2014 shows an ambulance outside the First Consultants Medical Centre in Lagos, where a Liberian man was treated and later died from Ebola

The spread of the disease comes as the World Health Organization (WHO) met in an emergency session in Geneva to decide whether to declare an international crisis.

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