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Ebola Monitoring

A clinical trial of a possible treatment for Ebola has begun at ELWA 3 - Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors without Borders (MSF)’s Ebola Management Centre in Monrovia, Liberia more

10 Jan 2015 00:00 Health

Juliana Kemokai from Kenema, Sierra Leone, is an Ebola survivor. Since the beginning of the outbreak, she lost her son, husband, mother, father and sister to the deadly disease but she and her other son managed to survive. more

19 Dec 2014 00:00 Sierra Leone

Over 2.000 people from Voloblai are registered to receive food assistance. Since no one is allowed out of quarantined zones and many markets are closed, it is crucial to bring food to the residents

Picture - WFP/Donaig Le Du

The number of people facing food insecurity due to the Ebola epidemic in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone could top one million by March 2015 unless access to food is drastically improved and measures are put in place to safeguard crop and livestock more

18 Dec 2014 00:00 News

Public Health England has sifted the facts from fiction in relation to Ebola for anyone traveling to or from Sierra Leone, Guinea or Liberia. more

18 Dec 2014 00:00 Health

Now that we got the ‘all clear’ and we have been able to reasonably restrain the spread of the Ebola Virus Disease in Nigeria, we can take a more dispassionate look at the issue, its genesis and some ramifications. more

24 Oct 2014 00:00 Michael EGBEJUMI-DAVID

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has given Nigeria the all-clear on Ebola virus transmission. The story of how Nigeria ended what many believed to be potentially the most explosive Ebola outbreak imaginable is worth telling in detail. more

20 Oct 2014 00:00 Health

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has officially declared the Ebola outbreak in Senegal over and commended the country on its diligence to end the transmission of the virus. more

17 Oct 2014 18:23 News

A system to monitor the economic impact of Ebola in Sierra Leone has been activated by the International Growth Centre (IGC) and Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) in light of the significant effect the crisis will have on the country. more

5 Sep 2014 00:00 Sierra Leone