10 Most Dangerous Jobs In Africa

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Written by Kevin Mwanza
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A health worker

The hazards faced by Africa’s healthcare workers was highlighted in 2015 by the ebola outbreak in the three West African countries of Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia.  Out of the nearly 12,000 deaths from the virus, at least 500 were health workers trying to contain the epidemic. There were at least 900 cases of reported infections among health workers in the three countries.