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30-Apr-2015 to 09:08

Experts call for vigilance, sustained measures against Ebola

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Governments in West Africa should improve health governance by scaling up investments in health infrastructure and human capital to ensure proactive responses against pandemics such as Ebola, a panel of discussants on Ebola has recommended.

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29-Apr-2015 to 08:52

Sierra Leone: Ebola workers protest in front of President’s office

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — A group of workers, who claim to be employees of the charity MSF Switzerland, on Tuesday staged a noisy demonstration in front of the President’s office at the State House in Freetown.

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21-Apr-2015 to 15:03

Football match generates controversy in Sierra Leone’s response to Ebola

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The police in Sierra Leone`s southern Pujehun District have accused the district council chairman of undermining the fight against the deadly Ebola epidemic.

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20-Apr-2015 to 17:33

Over 500 volunteers sign up for Ebola vaccine trial in Sierra Leone

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Only 500 volunteers have so far signed up for the Ebola vaccine trial in Sierra Leone, officials of the US Centers for Diseases Control (CDC) said in Freetown on Monday.

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20-Apr-2015 to 16:24

CDC, WHO offer health tips to Ebola survivors

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) have urged Ebola survivors to abstain from all forms of sex and always use condoms until more information becomes available about the Ebola disease.

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16-Apr-2015 to 14:34

Liberia: UNDP, partners hold discussions on harmonizing of social support progra...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia)- — -The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the government of Liberia and the World Bank are currently engaged in a three-day discussion on the harmonization of the Social Cash Transfer (SCT) program implementation plan in the capital Monrovia.

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15-Apr-2015 to 13:02

Nigeria’s Lagos State debunks stories of fresh Ebola outbreak

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Lagos State Government has debunked stories of a fresh outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the state currently being circulated in the social media and private blogs.

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