For those in advanced countries,
Ebola is spreading at an alarming rate than expected. Five new cases is reported in every hour in Sierra Leone, according to figures released as world leaders and experts on disease control gathered in London to discuss the outbreak. The organization ‘Save the Children’ made it known that 765 new cases were recorded last week, but only 327 hospital beds serve the patients.
The question is before Ebola virus is subdued or vaccine found, how many people would the disease take to their untimely grave? According to former UN Secretary General, Kofi Annan, between 1999 and 2000 more people died of AIDS in Africa than in all the wars on the continent and still claiming lives, making the Ebola outbreak a hopeless situation in
Advanced countries can’t ignore
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