Dozens released Ebola-free from Sierra Leone treatment center

Oct 23, 2014

Dozens released Ebola-free from Sierra Leone treatment center

Dozens of Ebola survivors were discharged from a treatment center near Sierra Leone’s capital on Wednesday and told they were virus-free. The third group released from the Hastings Treatment center, which included 45 patients, were also issued with health certificates they proudly held up. ...

Ebola comes to last safe district in Sierra Leone

Oct 17, 2014

Ebola comes to last safe district in Sierra Leone

The deadly Ebola virus has infected two people in what was the last untouched district in Sierra Leone, the government said Thursday, a setback in efforts to stop the spread of the disease in one of the hardest-hit countries. The Emergency Operations Center in ...

Sierra Leone quarantines 2 million to fight Ebola

Sep 26, 2014

Sierra Leone quarantines 2 million to fight Ebola

Sierra Leone on Thursday took the dramatic step of sealing off districts where more than 1 million people live as it and two other West African countries struggle to control an Ebola outbreak that has claimed thousands of lives. With three new districts under ...