A 15-year-old boy has died of Ebola, in Liberia, the first death from the virus in months, since the country became declared free of the disease in early September.
Brazil has reportedly tested a man, who had recently came from Guinea, for Ebola, whilst preventively shutting down the public health unit where he was first treated.
An Ebola scare has been reported in southern Nigeria, after a man with Ebola-like symptoms died shortly after entering a hospital in Calabar, in southern Nigeria.
Liberia has confirmed another case of Ebola in the country, the death of a woman at a hospital in the capital, Monrovia, the sixth confirmed infection since the disease resurfaced last month, after a six-week lull.
Six hunters in DR Congo, who fell sick and were suspected to have been infected with Ebola, have tested negative for the deadly disease.
Liberia has confirmed a third case of Ebola in the country, raising fears of another national outbreak, nearly two months since the country was declared free of the disease.
Liberian health officials have reportedly discovered a second case of Ebola in the country, increasing fears of a resurgence of the disease in the country.
A Liberian man has died of Ebola, health authorities have said, the country’s first death of the disease since being declared free of the deadly virus on May 9.
Two new cases of the Ebola virus have been reported in the Sierra Leonean capital Freetown, after a three-week gap with no new cases, disproving assumptions the virus had been beaten in the capital.
Ghana has halted the trialling of an Ebola vaccine in a town in Ghana, amid community protests, backed by local legislators, over fears of contamination.