DR Congo Ebola Outbreak Can be Halted in 6 Months - WHO
The World Health Organization's Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says enough progress has been made and believes the Ebola outbreak in Congo's North Kivu and Ituri provinces can be overcome within six months' time.
WHO Director-General Dr Tedros visited the town of Bikoro in the north-west of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to assess the response to the Ebola outbreak (File photo).
WHO, 21 February 2019
Kampala, 20 February 2019:- The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Uganda Red Cross Society today signed an agreement to strengthen the screening of travellers at 25 points of… Read more »
UN News, 14 March 2019
Attacks on Ebola treatment centres in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), risk reversing the gains made during the current outbreak in the north-east of the country, the… Read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: Rebels Launch Another Bloody Attack On Ebola Clinic
CAJ News, 11 March 2019
A POLICE officer has been killed and some health workers injured after a rebel group attacked an Ebola treatment centre northeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Read more »
Part of the response to the current outbreak has been to try out new drug regimes. As such, research is playing a critical role as efforts are made to establish their efficacy. But ... Read more »
Armed assailants attacked an Ebola treatment centre in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, starting a fire and engaging in an extended gun battle with security forces, Read more »