Sierra Leone VP Places Himself In Ebola Quarantine
Sierra Leone Vice President Samuel Sam-Sumana said he's doing well, but wanted to be cautious after his bodyguard died from Ebola.By Ben Lawson | February 28, 2015
Sierra Leone's Vice President Samuel Sam-Sumana has placed himself under voluntary quarantine after one of his bodyguards died from Ebola.
Sam-Sumana has reportedly shown no symptoms but placed himself in a 21-day quarantine as a precaution saying, "I do not want to take chances and I want to lead by example. I am very well and showing no signs of illness." (Video via Israeli Diamond Industry Portal)
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has killed nearly 10,000 people but had slowed down in recent weeks.