Hope as More Survive Ebola in West Africa

As the two Americans who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus recover, health authorities in West Africa have also continued to discharge more people, including 13 this week in Monrovia, after they survived the disease.

Ebola survivors posed for a photo upon being released from an isolation facility in Monrovia.

  • Liberia:  AEL Feeds Ebola Patients

    The NEWS, 22 August 2014

    The Association of Evangelicals of Liberia (AEL) has provided 50 bags of rice and 12 cartons of assorted energy drinks including Lucozade and juices for Ebola patients admitted at ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Laughter Is Good for the Soul... Ebola Survivor Causes Commotion in Church

    This Day, 21 August 2014

    One of the health attendants that attended to the Liberian Patrick Sawyer, but survived the ravages of the disease, went to the church last Sunday to testify to the goodness of God ... read more »

  • Liberia:  FPA Snapshots - Lucky Ebola Virus Survivors

    FrontPageAfrica, 20 August 2014

    It wasn't all bad news in Monrovia on Wednesday, August 20, 2014. While residents in West Point were battling with security forces on one part of town, in another portion of the ... read more »

  • West Africa:  UN System Coordinator On Ebola Dispels Myths, Pledges Support for West Africa's Efforts to Halt Outbreak

    UN News Service, 20 August 2014

    As the World Health Organization (WHO) ramps up its response to the unprecedented outbreak of the Ebola virus disease in West Africa, the wider United Nations, led by ... read more »

  • Sierra Leone:  Ebola in Sierra Leone – The Joy of Survivors

    United Nations Children's Fund, 7 August 2014

    I travelled upcountry last week to one of the worst affected areas of Sierra Leone – Kenema. When you arrive in the town, there's a feeling that Ebola has settled in with no ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  More Ebola Survivors Discharged

    Vanguard, 19 August 2014

    It was a case of mixed fortunes for the nation, yesterday, in the management of the Ebola Virus Disease as three fresh cases were discovered, while four of those earlier admitted ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Ebola - Four More Patients Now Disease Free, Discharge

    Leadership, 19 August 2014

    The minister of health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, yesterday announced that four additional confirmed cases of Ebola virus disease had been managed successfully. The victims, he said, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Infected Doctor Cleared, Discharged to Go Home

    The Guardian, 17 August 2014

    THERE was a huge cheer in Lagos yesterday as the first Nigerian confirmed to have Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) was given a clean bill of health, and discharged from the Lagos ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  First Ebola Survivor Leaves Hospital

    Daily Trust, 17 August 2014

    One of the first health healthworkers to contract Ebola virus disease is said to have been discharged from hospital after recovering from the disease. read more »

  • Nigeria:  How Ebola Patients Survived - Experts

    Vanguard, 18 August 2014

    LAGOS -- Following the recovery and discharge of the first Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) patient from the isolation centre at the Mainland Hospital in Lagos, facts have emerged as to ... read more »