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Sierra Leone schools reopen months after shutdown

  Schoolchildren have resumed learning eight months after schools were shutdown to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus in Sierra Leone. Classrooms have been...

Ebola vaccinations begin in North Kivu

Ebola vaccinations have begun in the North Kivu province of the Democratic Republic of Congo. According to the Ministry of Public Health the vaccinations will...

Teams all set for crucial Ebola vaccination in DR Congo

The death toll from an outbreak of a fresh strain of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to 34 even as...

Groups halt Ebola work in response to violence in DR Congo

The death toll from a weekend attack in DR Congo's restive east rose to 21 on Monday, with the violence prompting aid groups to...

Ebola on the rise again in Sierra Leone, Guinea

The World Health Organization said Wednesday the number of Ebola cases has risen in Guinea and Sierra Leone for the second consecutive week. In the...

Sierra Leone Defends Lockdown

Sierra Leone will go on a countrywide "lockdown" for three days later this month as part of an escalation of efforts to halt the...

Concerns grow about Ebola outbreak in war-torn eastern DR Congo

The United States is worried about the outbreak of Ebola in conflict-hit eastern Congo where there are 312 confirmed and probable cases and 191...

Ebola Outbreak

Humanitarian organizations are pulling their workers out of West Africa. The U.S Peace Corps said it was withdrawing 340 volunteers from Liberia, Sierra Leone...

Kenya Beefs Up Airport to Combat Ebola

Well Kenya has been classified a high-risk country by The World Health Organization. It's on high alert to prevent the spread of Ebola. And...

W.H.O. to review its Ebola response effectiveness

With the Ebola epidemic seemingly coming to an end, the World Health Organization is set to review its level of preparedness. The organisation's response...