Cameron calls on EU to double Ebola funding

David Cameron has called for EU leaders to double their funding in the fight against Ebola to £800 million.

It comes after one of the doctors who discovered the virus, Professor Peter Piot, said the rest of Europe was not doing enough to tackle the epidemic.

Downing Street said the current total contribution from the EU was just £400 million.

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Increase in Ebola cases in Nigeria

The Nigerian government has confirmed there has been a rise in the number of cases of Ebola in the country.

Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu says there are 11 cases of the virus - an increase of one from the last count. The latest case was someone in Lagos who had contact with Patrick Sawyer, the Liberian-American who was the first victim of the disease.

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