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Ebola: Over 60 Chinese Medics Working in Sierra Leone

China was among the first countries to send in medics to the Ebola-hit region. In recent days, it's provided more help with nearly 60...

Liberian Americans Concerned over Family Members back Home

Opinion may be divided in Liberia over the United States sending troops to tackle Ebola, but Liberians living in America are welcoming the move....

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...

World Health Summit: Focus on Tackling Ebola Crisis

The summit won't only focus on Ebola. The spread of other infectious as well as non-communicable diseases will be on the agenda. And while...

Liberia Hardest Hit by the Ebola Outbreak

Liberia has been hardest hit by the Ebola outbreak. Medical teams are struggling to cope with the mounting numbers of victims dying in their...

Ebola Setback: Liberia Steps Up Emergency Response after Virus Re-emergence

An Ebola outbreak in Liberia, less than two months after the country was declared Ebola-free, has pushed the country into a massive emergency response....

Ebola: Ramping Up Efforts in West Africa

The African Union has pledged more than a thousand personnel to help in the fight against Ebola, after a slow response to the disease...

Liberia government warns Ebola survivors to abstain from sex

WHO: The Liberian Government is warning Ebola survivors to abstain from sex – or at least practice safe sex – following the death of...

Kenyan Economy Hit by Ebola

The fallout from the Ebola Epidemic continues to make itself felt in various places across the African continent. In Kenya, analysts are saying some...

Ebola: Raping Up Efforts in West Africa

The African Union has pledged more than a thousand personnel to help in the fight against Ebola, after a slow response to the disease...