Ebola Crisis Schools In Sierra Leone Reopen In March 

Schools in Sierra Leone are to reopen in March, after eight months of closure when the Ebola outbreak hit the country.

  • Published:
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Schools in Sierra Leone are to reopen in March, after eight months of closure when the Ebola outbreak hit the country.

This will allow measures to be taken to ensure that schools are a safe.

Teachers are to be trained to use thermometers to take the temperatures and chlorinated water in buckets is to be made available in all schools.

Sierra Leone has been badly affected by the Ebola outbreak which has killed more than 8,600 people in West Africa.

The World Health Organization's lasts Ebola report says cases are rapidly decreasing in Sierra Leone.

There were 117 new cases last week, compared to 184 the previous week and 248 the week before that.

Western areas are still reporting the most new transmissions, it said.

Meanwhile On Monday, schools in Guinea reopened after a five-month closure, where the outbreak began.

In Liberia, schools are expected to open in February.

Download our mobile app today.

Android - Google Play Store

iPhone - Apple App Store

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 Watch Water leaks from hole in wall at new Kwame Nkrumah Interchangebullet
2 Kwabena Boadu One week of demise commemorated [Photos]bullet
3 His Excellency Top 10 John Mahama quotes that will shock youbullet
4 Judgement debt Supreme Court puts on hold Amidu's oral examination...bullet
5 Pulse Live Daily EC extends special voting exercise by a daybullet
6 Election 2016 Weapons allegedly seized from an NDC sympathiserbullet
7 Presidential Debate Gov't has no jobs for you - Mahama to...bullet
8 Tsatsu Tsikata God delivered justice – Wife of Tsatsubullet
9 Farmers Day Friday is not a public holiday - Interior...bullet
10 Young Leaders Three Ghanaians recognised by UK Queen...bullet

Top Videos

1 Kwame Nkrumah Interchange Water leaks from hole in wall at new Kwame...bullet
2 Woyome Judgement Debt Kweku Baako dances over Amidu's winbullet
3 Elections 2016 Nana Addo holds conference in Kumasi ahead of Dec 7...bullet
4 Night Life Some taxi drivers and their night driving experiencesbullet
5 Video IEA Presidential Townhall 2016bullet
6 Video Taxi driver terrified after an encounter with a ghostbullet
7 Meet Aisha the female mate who aspires to be a driverbullet
8 Obinim What happen'd when we fact checked Obinim's Bible...bullet
9 Obinim Pastor charged with assault; sent to CID Headquartersbullet
10 Watch Kumchacha delivers Counselor Lutterodt from 'demons'bullet

News