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Ebola: Fresh concerns as the virus outpaces mitigation efforts

Health experts in the United States say the Ebola outbreak is unlikely to be eradicated unless a vaccine or other drug treatment is successfully...

Ebola: AU Meets on Ebola

African Union chiefs have held an emergency meeting on the Ebola crisis in Ethiopia. The virus has killed more than 2000 people so far....

Ebola: UN’s Ebola Emergency Mission Has Been Set up in Ghana

The UN's Ebola emergency mission has been set up in Ghana. Around 100 staff will be based in the capital Accra with many more...

Ebola: Liberia’s Health Systems Struggle to Cope

One key reason ebola has spread so quickly is that local health services just can't cope. In Liberia many public hospitals have closed because...

Ebola Fears Deter Tourists from Visiting Nigeria’s Osun Festival

Nigeria's Osun festival is one of western Nigeria's biggest attractions. Each year, thousands gather at the Osun River for the peace and fertility festival....

Hundreds quarantined as Ebola returns to north Sierra Leone district

Health authorities quarantined hundreds of people in northern Sierra Leone on Monday after a 16-year-old girl died of Ebola in an apparent case of...

Ebola: Chinese Teams to Offer Expertise & Medical Supplies

Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent messages of sympathy to the presidents of Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia over the Ebola deaths there. The...

Uganda on High Alert over Ebola Outbreak

Uganda has intensified screening at Entebbe International airport of passengers, who have recently traveled to West African countries affected by Ebola. The health ministry...

Do you know how Ebola can be Prevented?

Well, Ebola is known to cause panic, but much of that is due to a lack of awareness when it comes to the virus....

Ebola: More measures taken to Contain the Virus

Another Nigerian doctor has reportedly died, bringing the total death toll in the country to five. In Liberia, a night-time curfew announced by President...
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