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54 min ago | Free Republic
It is 6am on a warm West African morning. Two men, Ahmed and Milton, are up early, getting ready for long journeys.
5 hrs ago | Free Republic
Nigerian air travellers have commended the decision of the nation's major carrier, Arik Air and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority to ban operations to the Ebola endemic countries in West Africa.
9 hrs ago | KFVS12
In her first public comments, the New Hampshire teenager who returned home nine months after she vanished on the way home from school told her local newspaper that she's "feeling a lot better every day."
10 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
Liberia: President Sirleaf Off to Conakry, Guinea for One-Day Mano River Union Summit Friday - WHO Director-General Margaret Chan Will Be in Attendance President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf departs the country early Friday morning, August 1, 2014 to participate in a one-day Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Mano River Union in the Guinean ... (more)
14 hrs ago | CNN
Editor's note: Dr. Oliver Johnson from King's College London traveled to Sierra Leone with a small team of volunteers from King's Health Partners to work on a project to improve day-to-day health care.
19 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News
Doctors Without Borders staff carry the body of a person killed by viral haemorrhagic fever, at a center for victims of the Ebola virus in Gueckedou, Guinea, April 1, 2014.
19 hrs ago | ABC News
A military spokesman for the African Union mission in Somalia says the AU has cancelled a planned troop rotation by Sierra Leonean forces because of the breakout of Ebola.
19 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany
The key witness in the corruption trial of Virginia's former governor and his wife said his association with the couple was fraught with bad decisions - but an affair with the first lady was not one of them.
May his Soul Rest in Peace. a The Minister of Health and Sanitation, the Chief Medical Officer and senior directors of the Ministry of Health and Sanitation are off to Conakry Guinea to harmonize the response plans with other Manor River Union member countries ahead of the meeting of Presidents of Manor River Union countries tomorrow to endorse and ... (more)
Social Commentator Alfred Sirleaf, gives comment on current events in Liberia including the deadly Ebola virus by speaking and writhing them down on a blackboard in Monrovia, Liberia, Thursday, July 31, 2014.
It is unlikely that Canada will be affected by the West African Ebola virus, according to its public health officer.
U.S. health officials are warning Americans not to travel to the three African countries hit by an outbreak of Ebola.
Medical staff working with Medecins sans Frontieres prepare to bring food to patients kept in an isolation area at the MSF Ebola treatment center in Kailahun, Sierra Leone, July 20, 2014 .
In this photo taken on Sunday, July 27, 2014, medical personnel work at the Doctors Without Borders facility in Kailahun, Sierra Leone where Dr. They were once friends, or at least friendly.
Border staff do not feel adequately prepared to deal with the possibility of people with Ebola coming to the UK and need more information about the threat, a union leader said.
The deadliest outbreak of Ebola virus on record has sparked fears that the killer virus could spread from west Africa to other regions and continents.
Dr. Sheik Humarr Khan, the physician leading Sierra Leone's response to an Ebola outbreak that has claimed the lives of over 600 people, succumbed to the disease Tuesday.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 09:08 pm
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