Breaking: Fresh Ebola Case Confirmed In Liberia

A new case of Ebola virus has just been confirmed in Monrovia, the capital city of Liberia barely two months after the epidemic was declared over in the country, the health ministry has said on Friday.

“There is a new case of Ebola in Monrovia. We are coming soon with an official statement,” a ministry of health official reveealed.

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Recall Liberia was the country worst hit by the outbreak with 4,800 deaths during the first appearance of the epidemic in West Africa.

Meanwhile the World Health Organization had on Tuesday declared that the Ebola outbreak in West Africa no longer constituted an international emergency, voicing confidence that remaining isolated cases in the affected countries can be contained.

It would also be recalled that about 7 people had died few weeks ago due to the resurgence of Ebola in a rural Guinean community on the 16th of March.

Reacting to the new confirmed case of Ebola in Liberia, the World Health Organization tweeted, “A new case of #Ebola is confirmed in #Liberia. Investigation and #EbolaResponse now under way.”

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