Ebola death toll rises to above 2,600

More than 2,600 people have now died from Ebola, the World Health Organisation said.

The organisation reported more than 5,000 cases across west Africa, describing the crisis as "unparalleled in modern times".

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Two US aid workers make full recovery from Ebola

Two US aid workers have made a full recovery after contracting the deadly Ebola virus while treating patients in Liberia.

Dr Kent Brantly and aid worker Nancy Writebol have now been discharged from Emory University Hospital after contracting the disease while working in Liberia.

ITV News correspondent Lewis Vaughan Jones reports:

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