The Ebola Czar has blasted striking burial teams in Kenema as playing politics with Ebola. In a furious mood Palo Conteh condemned the act of bringing out dead bodies from the mortuary and laying them on the paths leading to the hospital as unacceptable. We cannot agree more.
While we sympathise with his (Palo) frustration of fighting against the odds to make things work; yet we disagree with the reference to politics to describe the behaviour of these workers. In our view the workers simply want to do something which would draw the required attention from the authorities over their plight, and what better way to do this than by doing something shocking. Whereas the act in itself is detestable yet it poses little or no risk to the people.
Czar Palo Conteh knows the real issue. [...]