Publication: FrontPageAfrica

First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

State of Emergency & Schools Compulsory Closure in Liberia

Our country has been plagued (for lack of a better word) by the Ebola virus and hundreds of our people are dying. We are paranoid about people we meet and are now extra careful when we do have to go out to work or to the local markets or supermarkets, ... [Published FrontPageAfrica - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Ebola Hits Second American, Samaritan Purse Worker in Liberia

Monrovia - Nancy Writebol has become the second American working in Liberia to be infected with the deadly Ebola virus, the medical group, Samaritan Purse announced on its website Sunday.SIM says Writebol is employed by the organization and was helping ... [Published FrontPageAfrica - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Patrick Sawyer, Suspected Liberia Ebola Case in Lagos, is Dead

Monrovia – FrontPageAfrica has been informed that Mr. Patrick Sawyer, a WASH consultant at the Ministry of Finance, who had been quarantined since falling ill after arriving in the Nigerian state of Lagos for a conference last Sunday, has died.A Liberian ... [Published FrontPageAfrica - Jul 25 2014]


The WHO announced that it was opening a Sub-Regional Outbreak Coordination Centre in Conakry, Guinea, in response to the outbreak. The center will "consolidate and harmonize the technical support being provided to West African countries" hit by the disease and help mobilize resources for the response, the WHO said
...He was rushed to hospital and put in an isolation ward, she said. "The patient was admitted and detained on suspicion of possible EBV (Ebola virus infection, while blood sample collection and testing was initiated" she said in her statement, adding that "results are pending."

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