Alexander Kollie (r) and his son James Kollie
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The story of a family destroyed by Ebola

The life of Alexander Kollie from Liberia has been devastated by Ebola.

Almost his entire family have been killed by the virus, leaving only him and his son.

More than 4,500 people have died from the disease in total, with Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia the worst affected countries.

Alexander Kollie told the BBC his story, it has been voiced by Paul Bakibinga from the BBC's Africa Service.

  • 22 Oct 2014
  • From the section Africa
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