A woman receives a vaccination against Ebola in the slum of Alakro in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in August. Photo: Reuters A woman receives a vaccination against Ebola in the slum of Alakro in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in August. Photo: Reuters
A woman receives a vaccination against Ebola in the slum of Alakro in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in August. Photo: Reuters
Africa

No evidence that Ivory Coast patient had Ebola virus, says WHO

  • The initial positive test led Ivory Coast to declare its first Ebola outbreak in more than 25 years. Ebola typically kills about half of those it infects
  • ‘WHO considers that the patient did not have Ebola virus disease and further analysis on the cause of her illness is ongoing,’ the WHO said

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A woman receives a vaccination against Ebola in the slum of Alakro in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in August. Photo: Reuters A woman receives a vaccination against Ebola in the slum of Alakro in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in August. Photo: Reuters
A woman receives a vaccination against Ebola in the slum of Alakro in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in August. Photo: Reuters
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