Sierra Leone

Woman Reunites With Stranger Who Helped Her Get To The US At Age 5

Maya Hughes was only five when she boarded the plane alone.

Sierra Leone Officially Declared Ebola-Free

World Health Organization makes announcement.

US Health Worker Contracts Ebola in Sierra Leone, Receiving Treatment at NIH

The patient is the 11th person treated for virus in U.S.

West Africans Get Creative With Ebola Awareness Campaigns

Ideas include a soapy spin on the ice bucket challenge.
George Weah

Former Liberian Soccer Star Weah Records Ebola Song

George Weah wants to raise awareness about the disease.

As Ebola Spread Outpaces Control Effort, WHO Plans $100 Million Response

More than 700 people have died, including 40 health workers.
How is Ebola Treated?

Commentary: In West Africa, Ebola Is Taking a Physical and Emotional Toll

Virus has created great fear in Liberia and Sierra Leone.

Leading Ebola Doctor in Sierra Leone Catches Virus

Hero Dr. Sheik Umar Khan has treated over 100 patients.
Ebola Outbreak Spreads to Liberia, Sierra Leone

Ebola Crisis in West Africa Worsens, Kills More Than 500

The outbreak is now the largest on record.