Ebola puts Ghana's bush meat traders out of work

October 29, 2014 9:51 AM

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Ebola puts Ghana's bush meat traders out of work

Yaa Kyerewaa cuts a lonely figure beside a pile of animal parts: the jaws of a giant rodent, the hooves of wild pigs, snails. This bush meat was once considered a delicacy and fetched premium prices. But Ebola has frightened away customers and Kyerewaa hasn't sold anything in days.

Accra's busy Agbogbloshie market used to have several bush meat vendors but now she is the only one.

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