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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....

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...

Authorities Struggle To Contain Ebola Outbreak

The World Health Organisation is set to launch a 100 million US dollar response plan to combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.This development...

Nigeria Struggles to Cope with Ebola Outbreak

Nigeria may be Africa's biggest economy. But Ebola is certainly proving a challenge to its public health service. CCTV's Deji Badmus reports. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GrT6A6HE-qE

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...

Africa’s Food Security: FAO issues alert for Ebola affected countries

One in nine people  suffer from hunger. The latest UN report shows a decrease in world hunger, but fresh conflicts and the Ebola crisis...

Experts: Ebola could have reactivated via sexual transmission

Liberian health officials have raised alert levels after a herbalist who treated the 17-year-old boy who sparked  the countries third wave of Ebola infections...

Guinea: Ebola Outbreak Contained

Authorities in Guinea have said they have managed to stop further spread of  the deadly Ebola virus. The number of people who have succumbed...

Ebola: Chinese Doctor Recounts Experience

China has been stepping up its efforts to help contain the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. But before that, a medical team in Guinea...

Ebola: Kenya sets up screening center at the border entry points

Despite, doctors unions insisting Kenyans are ill-prepared to handle an Ebola outbreak, the government says it is on high alert and has taken adequate...