‘Entire villages disappeared’: Ebola deaths in Sierra Leone ‘underreported’

November 1, 2014 11:04 PM

10 0

‘Entire villages disappeared’: Ebola deaths in Sierra Leone ‘underreported’

Ebola’s toll on Sierra Leone is much greater than previously thought, with entire villages killed off by the virus. This means up to 20,000 people could have succumbed to the disease by now, a senior coordinator for Doctors Without Borders (MSF) believes.

According to Rony Zachariah, coordinator of operational research for MSF, the Ebola impact on Sierra Leone is in fact “under-reported,” AFP quotes.

Also read: Syrian government troops, allied militiamen seize more ground in Aleppo

Read more

To category page

Loading...