Ebola

Ebola outbreak: Death toll breaches 1000-mark in DR Congo

Out of the 1510 cases registered in North Kivu and Ituri provinces of the country, as many as 400 have recovered, reported CNN.

published on : 4th May 2019

Uganda to vaccinate health workers against Ebola amid outbreak reports in DPRC

It will be the first time the vaccine is used in a country not in the midst of an active Ebola outbreak.

published on : 3rd November 2018

Ebola death toll rises to 200 in Congo

The World Health Organization said the 10th Ebola outbreak in DRC does not currently constitute a public health emergency of international concern.

published on : 21st October 2018

Rebel attack kills 18 in DR Congo, quashes efforts to contain Ebola Outbreak

Four soldiers were among the dead following the attack on Saturday night, military official Mak Hazukai said, with witnesses describing gunfire and groups of assailants slashing victims with machetes.

published on : 23rd September 2018

United Nations start distributing emergency aid to Ebola victims

WFP is providing food to patients and caregivers in hospitals located in the towns of Mangina and Beni. 

published on : 1st September 2018