In May this year, travelling from Kenema
, eastern Sierra Leone, I made a stop at Kalia, a small village amidst fetid mangrove swamps about eight miles from Bo, the country s second-largest city.
Also featured is Ian Crozier, an American doctor who was infected with Ebola while volunteering in Kenema
, Sierra Leone.
, Sierra Leone, Dhu-AlQa'dah 13, 1436, Aug 28, 2015, SPA -- Ebola did not take Victoria Yillia's life and it could not prevent the birth of her son, AP reported.
Byline: EXCLUSIVE From MATTHEW DRAKE in Kenema
, Sierra Leone
He was deployed as an infection prevention and control (IPC) health delegate to the International Federation of the Red Cross' Ebola Treatment Centre in Kenema
, the country's third largest city.
ABOVE LEFT: The dead body management team at the International Federation of Red Cross (IFRC) Ebola treatment centre in Kenema
, Sierra Leone, burying patients who have passed away, (ifrc)
Crozier, 44, an infectious disease specialist, worked for only three weeks in Kenema
, Sierra Leone, before he got infected, although he still does not know how.
Working in Kenema
, he is the programme manager for community health mobilisation, patient discharges from the Ebola treatment centre (ETC) and psychosocial support.
A spokesman for the striking workers in the eastern town of Kenema
, who asked not to be identified, said they had not been paid their weekly hazard allowance for seven weeks.
At the first Ebola survivors conference in Kenema
, Sierra Leone, health workers from WHO met with a growing population of people who have survived the deadly virus.
, Sierra Leone, he visited a safe burial site and spoke with Ebola survivors.
government keeping a viral fever bioterrorism research laboratory in Kenema
, the centre of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.