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  • 02:55 Sudan's Government Says It's Ready To Fight Any Outbreak Of Ebola

    Sudan's Government Says It's Ready To Fight Any Outbreak Of Ebola

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    The Federal Ministry of Health is at the heart of Sudan's anti-Ebola action plan. The ministry says the north African nation is free from the disease, which has claimed the lives of more than five-thousand people in West Africa. Nonetheless, health offici

  • 02:35 New Ebola Vaccine

    New Ebola Vaccine

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    VOA’s Linord Moudou gives an update on Ebola. Finally, there's a way to end the suffering from the Ebola epidemic that has ravaged West Africa for more than a year. Researchers say a new vaccine is so effective. VOA’s Carol Pearson reports.

  • 01:24 Ebola Response In West Africa Is Getting Better

    Ebola Response In West Africa Is Getting Better

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    The World Health Organisation is expressing optimism that improvements in its operations and response to the Ebola outbreak are paying off. According to the W.H.O's Director-General for the Ebola Response Dr. Bruce Aylward, the recent slump in new infecti

  • 02:46 Medecins Sans Frontieres Concerned That Ebola Could Re-surge

    Medecins Sans Frontieres Concerned That Ebola Could Re-surge

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    Even after the initial global panic has died down, the fight against Ebola seems to be far from over. The head of French Charity Medecins Sans Frontieres paid a visit to Liberia and Guinea and painted a very grim picture. CCTV's Kathryn Ogunde reports

  • 01:49 China's Foreign Minister Meets Liberian President

    China's Foreign Minister Meets Liberian President

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    Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is wrapping up his West Africa visit in Guinea. He's been touring Ebola-affected countries, offering support. He started in Sierra Leone and then went to Liberia. CCTV's Katerina Vittozzi has more.

  • 02:11 Sierra Leone After Ebola

    Sierra Leone After Ebola

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    This past weekend, people in Sierra Leone were allowed to go to sporting events and nightclubs, for the first time in more than a year. Most restrictions on public gatherings have been lifted. President Ernest Bai Koroma says they're no longer needed.He's

  • 03:12 Business Owner Counts Losses Incurred From Ebola Outbreak

    Business Owner Counts Losses Incurred From Ebola Outbreak

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    Claudia During operates a guest house in Sierra Leone's capital and at one point with no bookings, she had to let some of her staff go. This is her story of survival, against some incredible odds.

  • 02:33 Senegal Not Letting Down Guard On Ebola

    Senegal Not Letting Down Guard On Ebola

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    Senegal was largely able to avoid last year"s Ebola epidemic in West Africa, recording just one case of the deadly virus. But even with the outbreak mostly contained, doctors say the country cannot let down its guard. Mariama Diallo recently visited Dakar

  • 00:30 Sierra Leone: Rapid Response Credited To Lack Of New Ebola Cases

    Sierra Leone: Rapid Response Credited To Lack Of New Ebola Cases

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    The use of rapid response teams and strong community involvement in finding Ebola virus disease cases and contacts, is yielding positive results in Sierra Leone. An epidemiological week has now passed with no new Ebola cases for the first time, since the

  • 02:08 Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Speaks On Liberia's Post-Ebola Development

    Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Speaks On Liberia's Post-Ebola Development

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    Liberia was one of the hardest Ebola hit countries last year but now it has the capacity to contain the epidemic which claimed nearly 4000 lives in the country alone. Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf recently spoke to CCTV about the long journey o

  • 02:22 Dealing With Ebola In Sierra Leone

    Dealing With Ebola In Sierra Leone

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    CCTV reporters have been on the ground in Sierra Leone for much of the outbreak reporting the efforts of local and Chinese medics to save lives. For the ordinary people, the story's been one of terror and tragedy - and courage and defiance. Robert Nagila

  • 02:49 Sierra Leone's Last Ebola Patient Discharged

    Sierra Leone's Last Ebola Patient Discharged

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    It is unclear whether Sierra Leone can start the 42 days countdown to be declared Ebola free. 28 people remain in quarantine being observed for signs of Ebola. But on Monday the country release from hospital its last confirmed Ebola case - so it's hoped t

  • 02:08 Sierra Leone Must Wait 42 Days Before Getting An All Clear Of Ebola

    Sierra Leone Must Wait 42 Days Before Getting An All Clear Of Ebola

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    This weekend, Authorities in Sierra Leone will be hoping to declare it has no cases of the Ebola virus.The last known patient was released on Monday, but the country must wait for a further 42 days before it can be given the all clear

  • 02:20 New Investigations Say WHO Failed To Handle Ebola Crisis

    New Investigations Say WHO Failed To Handle Ebola Crisis

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    New investigations say that the World Health Organization (WHO) "failed" to handle the Ebola crisis

  • 01:40 Countdown Towards Guinea's Ebola Free-status Ends In November

    Countdown Towards Guinea's Ebola Free-status Ends In November

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    Medical experts in Guinea are convinced that the country might soon be free from the deadly Ebola virus. The country's 42-day count to regain its Ebola free status will close at the end November.

  • 03:32 Sierra Leone Closer To Being Declared Ebola Free

    Sierra Leone Closer To Being Declared Ebola Free

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    Sierra Leone is one day closer to being declared free of active Ebola transmission. The virus has killed just under 4000 people since May last year. If there are no new cases in the interim on Saturday the epidemic will be finally over.

  • 03:09 New Group Of Chinese Medics Arrive In Sierra Leone To Help In Fight Against Virus

    New Group Of Chinese Medics Arrive In Sierra Leone To Help In Fight Against Virus

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    In Sierra Leone, one of the country's biggest hospitals has admitted patients for the first time since the Ebola outbreak. The Sierra Leone-China Friendship Hospital was an Ebola Treatment Unit during the epidemic's peak. It was staffed by Chinese medics.

  • 01:29 WHO Declares Outbreak Officially Over In Sierra Leone

    WHO Declares Outbreak Officially Over In Sierra Leone

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    The Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone is officially over. The World Health Organisation made the announced in Freetown - to much jubilation. The virus killed thousands in the country over 18 months - but today was a day to celebrate and commemorate. Katerina

  • 01:58 Jubilation As Sierra Leone Is Declared Free Of Ebola

    Jubilation As Sierra Leone Is Declared Free Of Ebola

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    Ebola has taken a terrible toll on the people of Sierra Leone. CCTV reporters have been on the ground for much of the outbreak. CCTV's Robert Nagila takes a look back at the country's road to recovery.

  • 01:24 Impact Of Ebola Outbreak In Guinea

    Impact Of Ebola Outbreak In Guinea

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    The Ebola outbreak began in Guinea - and the country has fought a lengthy battle with the virus, with a devastating impact on its society and the economy.

  • 02:11 West Africa Ebola Free

    West Africa Ebola Free

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    Liberia recorded the highest number of deaths in this Ebola outbreak - and has experienced a resurgence of the virus twice now. CCTV's Jane Kiyo takes a look back at Liberia's battle with Ebola.

  • 02:23 Guinea's Sports Recovering From Deadly Ebola Epidemic

    Guinea's Sports Recovering From Deadly Ebola Epidemic

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    Guinean football is on the mend after the Ebola virus affected its domestic and international playing scene. Financially clubs lost money in terms of revenue from gate collections but as CCTV's Celestine Karoney reports the biggest hit was in the stigma t

  • 04:24 Life After Ebola: Sierra Leone Picks Up The Pieces After Nearly Two Years In Isolation

    Life After Ebola: Sierra Leone Picks Up The Pieces After Nearly Two Years In Isolation

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    This is our first installment of a special new CCTV series on Sierra Leone. The country's trying to stage a recovery. But there's so much to attend to. CCTV's Kathryn Omwandho starts her coverage with the aftermath of the Ebola outbreak -- and how the peo

  • 01:35 Ebola Stigma Still Lingers In Liberia

    Ebola Stigma Still Lingers In Liberia

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    Liberia's health minister is investigating the death of one of the country's Ebola heroes. Salome Karwah died last week, following complications after giving birth. Her family says medics in Monrovia refused to help - because they feared she would infect

  • 01:46 Ugandan Health Authorities On High Alert Following DR Congo Ebola Outbreak

    Ugandan Health Authorities On High Alert Following DR Congo Ebola Outbreak

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    Uganda is also on high alert. Healthcare workers in the western districts bordering the DR Congo are monitoring everyone coming into the country. However, no travel restrictions have been imposed yet. CGTN's Isabel Nakirya reports.

  • 01:54 Healthcare Workers Battle To Contain Spread Of Ebola Virus

    Healthcare Workers Battle To Contain Spread Of Ebola Virus

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    Doctors Without Borders is among the healthcare professionals working with the DRC government to curb the Ebola outbreak. Earlier we spoke to Karin Huster, an MSF emergency coordinator, about the organisation's efforts on the ground.

  • 01:29 Ebola Outbreak Spreads To DR Congo's North-eastern Region

    Ebola Outbreak Spreads To DR Congo's North-eastern Region

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    The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has spread to the north-east -- raising fears of more deaths. The outbreak has proved difficult to contain because of the presence of armed groups, creating insecurity in affected areas. The DRC Healt

  • 01:34 Death Toll From Latest DRC Ebola Flare-up Rises To 79

    Death Toll From Latest DRC Ebola Flare-up Rises To 79

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    Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo say the latest death toll from the Ebola outbreak has risen to 79. The cases have been reported in Ituri and North Kivu Province in eastern DRC. CGTN's Chris Ocamringa reports.

  • 01:10 EU Steps In To Fight DRC Ebola Spread

    EU Steps In To Fight DRC Ebola Spread

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    The European Union has stepped in with financial support to facilitate efforts in the fight against Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The current outbreak has claimed the lives of at least one hundred people. Leon Ssenyange has more.

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