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Three Counties Record No Ebola Cases Over One Month
Date Uploaded: Oct 23, 2014

Health Minister is Dr. Walter Gwenigale





Three Counties Record No Ebola Cases  Over One Month 

By Winnie Dixon

MONROVIA, October 23 (LINA) - Three counties in southeastern Liberia have reported no new Ebola cases for more than a month, according to a report released by the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare.

The report, code-named MOHSW Situation Report 154-156 of October 18, stated that no new Ebola case has been reported from River Cess County for the past 31 days, while Maryland County has in 33 days reported no new case.

Grand Gedeh County, according to the report, has recorded no new case in 64 days.

The World Health Organization (WHO) will declare a country Ebola-free if no new Ebola case is reported in 42 days.

Recently, the WHO declared Senegal and Nigeria Ebola-free after the few cases reported in those countries were rapidly contained.



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