BBC launches WhatsApp Ebola service

Oct 16, 2014, 04:43 PM, London, United Kingdom

The BBC has launched an Ebola public health information service on WhatsApp, aimed at users of the service in West Africa.

The service will provide audio, text message alerts and images to help people get the latest public health information to combat the spread of Ebola in the region. BBC Social Media Producer Andree Massiah explains.