ebola Archives - HEART Christian newspaper
AS DEATHS from the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) passed 1,000 in early May, churches are playing a vital role in counteracting the virus.
The outbreak, which began in August 2018, is the second deadliest in history. The World Health Organisation says mistrust and violence are hampering the battle against the disease.
Sussex listeners had a chance to hear first-hand of the horror of living in Sierra Leone during the current deadly Ebola epidemic.
In an emotive talk at the World in Need offices in Crowborough, the charity’s Sierra Leone representative, Pastor Tamba M’Bayo, spoke of the toll Ebola is taking on his country.