New Ebola Case in Sierra Leone; WHO continues to stress risk of more flare-ups
A new case of Ebola has been confirmed in Sierra Leone,
reflecting the ongoing risk of new flare-ups of the virus in affected countries.
The Sierra Leone government acted rapidly to respond to this
new case. Through the country’s new
emergency operations centre, a joint team of local authorities, WHO and
partners are investigating the origin of the case, identifying contacts and
initiating control measures to prevent further transmission.