Uganda to Deploy Ebola Frontline Workers at Tanzania Border
The minister of health Dr Jane Ruth Aceng has said her ministry has resolved to deploy health workers on the Uganda-Tanzania Mutukula border as a response measure for the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo and as a protective measure. She, however, adds that the development is not a confirmation of Ebola in Tanzania.
Travellers to Tanzania are being urged by the U.S. State Department to exercise increased caution due in part to a "probable" fatal case of Ebola. The travel alert that also cited ... Read more »
Ebola has infected over 3000 people and claimed more than 2000 lives since the first case was declared in August 2018 in the Democratic Republic of Congo. In July 2019, the World ... Read more »
The government has held talks with the World Health Organization's representative in Tanzania, Dr Tigest Ketsela Mengestu, over a report of an Ebola outbreak in the country, which ... Read more »
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