Liberia reports first Ebola case in weeks

Liberia has reported its first Ebola case in weeks, a government health official and medical charity Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said on Friday.

AFP| Updated: Mar 20, 2015, 23:53 PM IST

Monrovia: Liberia has reported its first Ebola case in weeks, a government health official and medical charity Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said on Friday.

"It`s true. The first positive test was done at the MSF transit centre of Redemption Hospital," an MSF spokesman said, referring to a facility in the capital Monrovia. Liberia had previously gone for weeks without any new cases and released its last known patient on 5 March.