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2 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press
A man infected with Ebola travelled to Senegal, bringing the disease to that country for the first time in an outbreak that has hit four other West African nations and killed more than 1,500 people, the Ministry of Health said Friday.
2 hrs ago | The Perspective
Liberians are scrambling to deal with the EBOLA virus but all like the article in the Foreign Policy Magazine recognized that the massive spread of the virus because of the current administration's inability to contain it is a symptom of a much bigger problem of poor governance.
4 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
In the newest Ebola Management Center set up by the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Mdecins Sans Frontires , a man lay on a plastic sheet protected mattress.
TriceEdneyWire.com --An Ebola isolation center was overrun by Liberians in Monrovia, the nation's capital, last weekend, as fear and confusion led some to accuse western countries of inventing a killer disease and then placing a clinic for infected people in the midst of a slum.
In a bid to combat the spread of the deadly Ebola Disease, a Deputy Foreign Minister has donated L$80,000 worth of Ebola Virus preventive items to the Transport Union here.
"When I wake up in the morning, I will pray to God to give me strength and focus," says 21-year-old Sorie Fofana.
Progress on building a school in Liberia that was funded by an anonymous couple on the West Coast and Reed Intermediate School's Pushcart Warriors has been halted, due to the spread of Ebola.
The young campaigners coming down the street were wearing mismatched white T-shirts on which they had scribbled the words "Ebola awareness".
ACCRA: Ebola-hit nations met for crisis talks Thursday as the death toll topped 1,500 and the World Health Organization warned that the number of cases could exceed 20,000 before the outbreak is stemmed.
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MONROVIA: Security forces in the Liberian capital fired live rounds and tear gas on Wednesday to disperse a stone-throwing crowd trying to break an Ebola quarantine imposed on their neighbourhood, as the death toll from the epidemic in West Africa hit 1,350.
MA©decins Sans FrontiA res/Doctors Without Borders is rapidly scaling up its operations in Liberia as the international response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa continues to be chaotic and entirely inadequate.
Just days after notifying its Liberian passengers that it was canceling flights due to pressure from several West African countries, SN Brussels, one of two remaining air carriers still flying Liberia route, says it is now resuming services to Liberia.
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has ordered the dismissal of some junior and senior level cabinet ministers, who, in the wake of the deadly Ebola outbreak left the country and have yet to return.
It appears President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has many critics who do not only want her resigning her post as president, but are also calling for her to face the International court of justice for alleged crimes against humanity.
The World Health Organization said on Tuesday it had shut a laboratory in Sierra Leone after a health worker there was infected with Ebola, a move that may hamper efforts to boost the global response to the worst-ever outbreak of the disease.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 09:45 am
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