Sierra Leone's Health Minister has been dismissed over her handling of the Ebola epidemic.
President Ernest Bai Koroma fired the minister, Miatta Kargbo, saying she was removed "to create a conducive environment for efficient and effective handling of the Ebola outbreak".
She will be replaced by her deputy, Dr Abubakarr Fofanah.
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