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Ebola: Sierra Leone Loses its 10th Doctor to Outbreak

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Liberia Battles Spreading Ebola Epidemic

Sierra Leone has lost its 10th doctor to Ebola Virus.

The victim, Aiah Solomon Konoyeima, died on Saturday, CBS News reports. Two other doctors had died from the virus two days prior to Konoyeima’s death.

Sources say the deceased was working at a children’s hospital in the country when he was diagnosed with Ebola two weeks ago. He was receiving treatment at Hastings Ebola Treatment Center when he passed away.

An estimated 6,200 people have died from Ebola. Victims are mostly in Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Liberia. According to reports, the virus is spreading fastest in Sierra Leone.

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3 Comments

  1. ATL's finest

    December 8, 2014 at 4:50 pm

    Dear lord! 10th Doctor? How many is left then? God pls help them.. The government need to give up some Diamond in their country to get the med or bargain with other countries. I know for a fact it course Nigerian arm n leg to get d med. So hopefully y’all can bounce back & be free from it.

  2. NagosBigBoi

    December 8, 2014 at 6:07 pm

    What medicine did nigeria get? Did I miss it? I thot all d people who recovered in naija did it with ORT and standard medication to tackle other the symptoms of the disease.

    • ATL's finest

      December 9, 2014 at 12:12 am

      Use your search engine before asking and thanks me later !

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