Liberia’s sole remaining known Ebola patient dies

March 28, 2015 3:40 PM

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MONROVIA: A woman who was Liberia’s sole remaining known Ebola patient died on Friday at a treatment centre in the capital, said Francis Ketteh, acting head of the country’s Ebola response team.

The case was Liberia’s first in weeks and it set back efforts to halt a virus that has killed more than 10,000 people in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone. Authorities say the woman may have contracted Ebola through sex with a survivor. “We have been able to trace the people she came in contact with,...

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