Ebola in Guinea

History of ebola

English: Ebola is the term for the viral genus Ebolavirus (EBOV), or for the disease Ebola hemorrhagic fever (EHF). Whereas previous EVD outbreaks were contained fairly quickly, this epidemic spread to crowded urban areas where transmissions continued… An outbreak of Ebola in Guinea has killed …

Guinea Insurance grows premium by 6.7% in 2017 – WorldStage

Guinea forecasts 6.7 pct GDP growth for 2017Reuters AfricaCONAKRY May 27 (Reuters) – Guinea’s government has forecast gross domestic product growth of 6.7 percent this year, up from 3.8 percent in 2016 as the West African country recovers from an Ebola epidemic that killed thousands and hurt …

Hungarian laboratory worker isolated after exposure to Ebola virus

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – A Hungarian laboratory worker has been isolated at a Budapest hospital after accidental exposure to the deadly Ebola virus but … More than 11,300 people died in total during the worst outbreak of the highly contagious disease, which mainly affected Guinea, Liberia and Sierra …

Hungarian lab worker isolated after exposure to Ebola virus

BUDAPEST, April 20 (Reuters) – A Hungarian laboratory worker has been isolated at a Budapest hospital after accidental exposure to the deadly Ebola virus but has shown no symptoms so far, health officials said on Friday. The accident happened a week ago and the employee was under observation …

Anglophone West Africa’s Economic Prospects Bright – Report

… rising energy production; Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are on the up as their recovery from the effects of Ebola gathers pace; and the positive political … Outside oil and gas, Anglophone West Africa is a major producer of soft commodities – cocoa, cashew nuts, natural rubber and wood – both for …

Anglophone West Africa’s brightening economic prospects

The region is an important exporter of hard minerals, including gold, diamonds, and manganese, iron and aluminium ores, with Ghana the leading …. Following the Ebola outbreak that crippled the economy in 2014-15 Guinea is now entering a period of stability with improvements in the country’s key …

Anglophone West Africa’s Brightening Economic Prospects

… oil production, Ghana is getting a boost from an expansionary 2018 government budget and rising energy production; Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are on the up as their recovery from the effects of Ebola gathers pace; and the positive political outlook in The Gambia is driving economic prospects.