Japanese aids relief efforts in Sierra Leone

Sep 17, 2014

Japanese aids relief efforts in Sierra Leone

by Naoki Yoshida

As deputy chief of the World Food Program office in Sierra Leone, Naoe Yakiya, 41, helps delivers emergency food to eastern regions of the country that have struggled to contain the Ebola outbreak. Based in the nation’s capital, Freetown, Yakiya and about 100 other ...

Fourth Sierra Leonean doctor dies from Ebola

Sep 15, 2014

Fourth Sierra Leonean doctor dies from Ebola

A fourth Sierra Leonean doctor, a woman, died Sunday after contracting the dreaded Ebola virus, the country’s chief medical officer told AFP. Doctor Olive Buck, who was in charge of Lumley Government Hospital in the capital’s west end, tested positive for Ebola on Tuesday ...