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Africa Eye: Standing Among The Living

As the latest outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus continues to spread in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, this remarkable film reveals the...
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Russia to Help DRC fight Ebola

Russia plans to provide medical assistance to deal with and eradicate the fresh outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic...
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DRC Ebola Outbreak: Ethiopia on high alert

The Ethiopian government said Saturday that it is on high alert to counter the Ebola virus disease following an outbreak in the Democratic Republic...
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Angola Covers All Angles Towards Ebola Prevention

Angola is taking measures to prevent the Ebola virus disease, following its outbreak in neighboring Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), according to a...
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Inadequate facilities hindering development of Ebola vaccine

Indications have emerged that lack of adequate facilities as well as resources may be hindering the invention of vaccines against the pandemic Ebola virus. Since...
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Africa Won’t Be Defenceless Against Ebola Outbreak – WHO

An experimental Ebola vaccine was highly protective against the deadly virus in a major trial in Guinea. The vaccine is the first to prevent infection...
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Failure of the States in Handling Deadly Ebola Virus

On Thursday, June 9 this year, Liberia formally rolled out the drums in celebration of their being Ebola – free. According to medical science,...
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Gambia increases its borders surveillance on Ebola

The Ministry of Health on Wednesday advised the public to stay calm as it was closely monitoring the situation in collaboration with its partners. The...
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Libya seals border with Guinea over Latest Ebola Outbreak

The four main border points in Liberia's northeastern Nimba county were closed by joint security forces on Friday, the government said. Movement...
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Scientists find two antibody cures for Ebola-infected monkeys

The MIL77E cocktail was based on one of the most promising Ebola drugs, a three-antibody cocktail called ZMapp, which cured a number of foreign...
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Sierra Leone Ebola Quarantine facility releases 55 people

Vice President Victor Foh handed over certificates to them at a ceremony, declaring that they are negative of the virus after 21 days. ...

WHO pronounces end of Ebola in West Africa

The WHO announcement came 42 days (two 21-day incubation cycles of the virus) after the last confirmed patient in Liberia tested negative for the...
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President Mahama chalked success as ECOWAS President – Terpker

He said as Chair, President Mahama worked diligently with the support of member states to ensure peace and security in the sub-region, including overseeing...

China’s Ebola immunization “clinically safe” so far

Tests so far have found the vaccine to be "clinically safe", as there have been no "adverse reports and side affects" about it, according...
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China supports Ebola fight in West Africa

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Monday concluded a visit to three West African nations worst hit by Ebola virus - Sierra Leone, Liberia...

Ebola virus remains the only undefeated killer in West Africa

Several cases have been reported amid growing insecurity By Abayomi Azikiwe Editor, Pan-African News Wire Even though the three states where the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) struck...
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7 new cases of Ebola reported in Sierra Leone

Seven cases of the Ebola virus have been record in Sierra Leone, the National Ebola Response Center (NERC) said Sunday. Five cases are confirmed...
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Sierra Leone reports 3 new cases of Ebola

The CEO of the National Ebola Response Center (NERC), Major Pallo Conteh has described the current outbreak of the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone's...
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Ghana begins a safety public campaign on Ebola Vaccine Trial

Ghana rolled out a public awareness campaign on Thursday to assure people that a proposed clinical trial of the Ebola vaccine in some parts...

Sierra Leone lawmaker arrested for breaking Ebola emergency laws

A Sierra Leone lawmaker was arrested Monday by police for contravening the Public Health Emergency laws on Ebola. Alie Badara Mansaray...
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Regional bloc expects Sierra Leone, Guinea free of Ebola

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is keen on seeing Sierra Leone and Guinea free of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), Ghanaian...
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Africans Celebrate Liberia Ebola-free Status

The Ebola virus that rages in the West African state of Liberia is now all but history as World Health Organization (WHO) and other...
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Slovenian febrile patient cleared off Ebola

A Slovenian patient, suspected to have been infected with Ebola, was cleared of the illness, and will soon be discharged from hospital on Saturday....
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WHO Says Ebola Is Still A Big Threat To Ghana

An World Health Organization (WHO) official has asked the Ghanaian government to scale up its preparation against possible Ebola outbreak, which she said remains...
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Write off debts of most Ebola affected countries – Mahama

President John Dramani Mahama on Thursday repeated his call on the international development partners to write off the debts of the three most Ebola...

WVG Marries Faith-based Organizations To Fight Ebola

In determination to help prevent the deadly Ebola Viral Disease from entering into Ghana, World Vision Ghana (WVG) has launched a programme dubbed: Inter-faith...

AU, PTA Bank sign MoU for financial support to battle Ebola

The African Union (AU) and the Eastern and Southern African Trade and development Bank (PTA BANK) on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU),...
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Repatriation of Cote d’Ivoire refugees hampered by Ebola outbreak in Liberia

Ebola outbreak in Liberia has stalled efforts to repatriate Cote d'Ivoire refugees who had fled to this neighbouring country, resident representative of the UN...
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Sierra Leone’s vice president denies allegations against him

Sierra Leone's Vice President Alhaji Samuel Sam Sumana on Tuesday denied all the allegations levelled against him that led to his expulsion from the...
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China’s efforts in combating the Ebola virus recognized by the UN

A senior UN Official has lauded?China for playing an "instrumental" and "tremendous" role in the?fight against Ebola in the three most-affected west African countries. Fatoumata...