Doctors Without Borders has stepped up the Ebola epidemic response, while neighbouring countries are taking measures to prevent the virus from crossing into their countries - the way it did with the previous outbreak.
Tanzania Listed Among High Risk Countries for Ebola Outbreak
Citizen, 25 May 2018
The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday, May 25, 2018 named Tanzania among countries that were at high risk of facing an Ebola outbreak. Read more »
Angola Bolsters Epidemiological Surveillance At Border With DRC
ANGOP, 24 May 2018
At least 14 health technicians in Soyo town, northern Zaire province, were deployed along the Mwanda region and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) border to bolster the… Read more »
No object that can not be chlorinated can exit the high risk zone. Dona Ebola treatment center in Conakry.
The Threat of the Ebola-Like Virus
Namibian, 24 May 2018
Ebola has re-emerged, once again in the Democratic Republic of Congo where it was first discovered in the 1970s. Read more »
MSF Steps Up Ebola Response After 26 Deaths
MSF, 24 May 2018
Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has stepped the Ebola epidemic response in DRC’s Équateur province while one new laboratory-confirmed Ebola case has been registered in… Read more »
By the time the epidemic was brought under control in 2016, more than 11,300 people had died in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone and the costs had risen to U.S.$4.3 billion. ... Read more »
Previous deadly Ebola outbreaks were confined to really remote places DR Congo and thus quickly contained. But this time, there are some cases in a major city. MSF and others are ... Read more »
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