“Liberian soldiers have set up a blockade stopping people from western regions affected by the Ebola outbreak from entering the capital, Monrovia….
In Sierra Leone the security forces have now imposed a complete blockade of eastern areas hit by Ebola.”
“These counties largely rely on Monrovia for their goods – and the blockade means that the cities of Robertsport and Tubmanburg are now cut off. One Tubmanburg resident phoned into a radio show to complain that rice, the national staple, was already in short supply in the market.”
“a patient tested positive. Twelve nurses have been coming down with symptoms and have been quarantined.”