Plague Hits Madagascar

Updated: Sat 22 Nov, 01:45 am

There is now a risk of a rapid spread of the disease due to Antananarivo's high population density and the weakness of the healthcare system, according to the World Health Organisation. read more »

Ebola Cases 'No Longer Rising in Liberia, Guinea'

Updated: Thu 20 Nov, 10:16 am

The United Nations' World Health Organization has reported that the number of Ebola cases is "no longer increasing nationally in Guinea and Liberia, but is still increasing in Sierra Leone", and that … read more »

Ebola Now Hits Sierra Leone Hardest

Updated: Thu 20 Nov, 10:49 am

Sierra Leone has confirmed hundreds of new cases in the week to November 16, accounting for much of the increase in infections. read more »