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Liberian Children Orphaned by Ebola Face Stigma

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has orphaned thousands of children. Those caring for them often lack resources, and the social stigma the children...

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 hits Liberian Economy

Soldiers are enforcing quarantines in some Liberian regions, and within villages and towns across the country suspicion and fears are growing. CCTV’s Katerina Vittozzi...

Ebola: Liberia, Guinea & Sierra Leone call for int’l support

Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia, the three countries hardest hit by the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, have called for massive international support to...

Ebola: Schools Have Closed in Affected Countries to Prevent Spread

Amidst the growing death toll from Ebola in the four West African countries, experts are warning that education could also be a long-term casualty.The...

Ebola Outbreak in West Africa Becomes a Challenge

The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa is expected to continue for the next few months. According to the World Health Organization, the outbreak in...

Live Coverage: Ebola outbreak in West Africa

It now appears that the Ebola virus could be spreading in parts of Western Africa. Sixty-two people have been killed by the virus in...

Ebola: Guinea and Congo Presidents Address UN

The Presidents of the Republic of Congo and Guinea earlier addressed the UN General Assembly. They both focused on the Ebola epidemic. Clementine Logan...

Ebola: Liberia Childhood Vaccinations Falling Drastically

The Ebola outbreak continues to affect every aspect of society. Health services are especially strained, with parents in Liberia saying they've been struggling to...

Ebola: AU Launch SMS Resource Mobilisation Campaign

The African Union has launched a new Ebola SMS campaign. People are being encouraged to text Stop Ebola. Each text costs around one US...