An escaped Ebola patient is confronted by doctors
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Liberia Ebola patient's dramatic recapture caught on video

2 September 2014 Last updated at 20:23 BST

The dramatic recapture of an Ebola patient in Liberia has been caught on camera, after he escaped from a quarantine centre.

His escape raised wider fears that some countries are struggling to contain the virus.

The head of the international medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres has told the UN that the battle against the Ebola outbreak in parts of West Africa is being lost.

Lebo Diseko reports.

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