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    APA – London (United Kingdom) — Sierra Leone, the country worst affected by Ebola, has 250 new confirmed cases in the past week but the spread of the deadly virus in the country is slowing down, according to the World Health Organization.

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    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Chief Executive Officer of Sierra Leone's National Ebola Response Center (NERC) has described the operation 'Surge', declared last month to rid the Western Area of the country of the Ebola virus as successful.

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    APA-Monrovia (Liberia)-- — The President of Niger, Mahamadou Issoufou, has appealed to the international community to cancel the debts owed by Liberia and other countries hit by the Ebola crisis.

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    APA-Monrovia (Liberia)- — The new Special Representative of the Secretary General and Head of the United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER), Mr. Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, has declared the mission’s support to the Liberian government's ‘back to school’ effort and said that the organization will focus on helping the government reactivate the educational system.

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    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — There is fear and confusion in some parts of the Sierra Leonean capital, Freetown over reports that an Ebola treatment center discharged a patient on the basis of a false test result.

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    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya is set to deploy 190 health workers to Ebola affected countries under the African Union Support to Ebola Outbreak in West Africa (ASEOWA) initiative, the African Union (AU) said on Wednesday.

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