Zuckerberg donates US$25mil to Ebola fight


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  • Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014

STEPPING UP: Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday he and his wife were donating US$25mil (RM81.89mil) to help US efforts to contain the deadly Ebola epidemic.

WASHINGTON: Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday he and his wife were donating US$25mil (RM81.89mil) to help US efforts to contain the deadly Ebola epidemic.

"The Ebola epidemic is at a critical turning point. It has infected 8,400 people so far, but it is spreading very quickly and projections suggest it could infect one million people or more over the next several months if not addressed," Zuckerberg said on his Facebook page. 

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