- 6 Sierra Leone activists convicted in land dispute case Updated: Feb-05-16 11:25 am
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - A court in Sierra Leone has convicted six people of destroying 40 palm trees that belonged to a French company accused of land grabbing in the West African nation.
- WHO: More than 48 Ebola contacts missing in Sierra Leone Updated: Feb-04-16 7:30 am
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - Dozens of people linked to the most recent cases of Ebola in Sierra Leone are still missing, the World Health Organization warns, saying that among them 18 contacts are at high risk of having the virus.
- Sierra Leone has 2nd Ebola case after epidemic believed over Updated: Jan-21-16 1:22 pm
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - A second case of Ebola emerged in Sierra Leone after health officials thought the epidemic was over, with a close relative of the first victim testing positive for the virus that has killed more than 11,000 people, authorities said Thursday.
- New Jersey wants lawsuit from Ebola-quarantined nurse tossed Updated: Jan-15-16 6:18 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Lawyers for Gov. Chris Christie and state health officials asked a judge Friday to throw out a lawsuit from a nurse who was quarantined because she had contact with Ebola patients in West Africa in 2014.