All Players, Visitors to Be Checked for Ebola at African Nations Cup
LONDON — All players entering Equatorial Guinea for the African Nations Cup will be tested for Ebola, as well as all visitors to the country.
Julia Nchama Abeso Avomo, the administrative attache at the country’s embassy in London, said everyone entering Equatorial Guinea will go through a short medical check upon arrival as a precautionary measure.
Cape Verde were the first team to arrive on Tuesday and were checked, according to the Confederation of African Football. Congo, Burkina Faso, Tunisia, Republic of Congo and Ghana were to arrive on Wednesday.