Health workers carry out blood tests in Sierra Leone. Photo: Reuters Health workers carry out blood tests in Sierra Leone. Photo: Reuters
Health workers carry out blood tests in Sierra Leone. Photo: Reuters

Fear and ignorance help spread of killer Ebola virus in west Africa

As killer virus spreads to urban areas in west African nations, local traditions and suspicion of corruption are hindering health officials

Health workers carry out blood tests in Sierra Leone. Photo: Reuters Health workers carry out blood tests in Sierra Leone. Photo: Reuters
Health workers carry out blood tests in Sierra Leone. Photo: Reuters
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