Ebola outbreak in Congo declared a global health emergency

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2 April 2020
8 month ago
Ebola outbreak in Congo declared a global health emergency
8 month ago
The Ebola outbreak in DRC constitutes a public health emergency of international concern, citing concerning geographical expansion of the virus: WHO Director-General, @DrTedros following the IHR Emergency Committee's recommendation alert
@MinofHealthUG and @WHOUganda are identifying contacts of a person from the Democratic Republic of Congo who visited Uganda to trade in fish before returning to DRC, where she later died of Ebola. At present,there is NO confirmed case of Ebola in Uganda
8 month ago
First Ebola patient in DR Congo's Goma dies
The identification of a case of Ebola in Goma, DRC could potentially be a game-changer in the epidemic. I have therefore decided to reconvene the Emergency Committee as soon as possible to assess the threat of this development and advise me accordingly- WHO director @DrTedros8 month ago
"The identification of a case of Ebola in Goma, DRC could potentially be a game-changer in the epidemic. I have therefore decided to reconvene the Emergency Committee as soon as possible to assess the threat of this development and advise me accordingly"- WHO director @DrTedros
8 month ago
Two Ebola awareness workers killed in Democratic Republic Congo – health ministry
There were 12 new Ebola cases reported on Saturday and 10 deaths (3 in the community). The outbreak totals are 2489 cases and 1665 deaths.8 month ago
There were 12 new Ebola cases reported on Saturday and 10 deaths (3 in the community). The outbreak totals are 2489 cases and 1665 deaths.
Ebola - Situation on Sunday, July 14, 2019 - A total of 2,489 cases (2,395 confirmed and 94 probable), 1,665 deaths and 698 people healed - 12 new confirmed cases - 10 new confirmed cases - 4 new cures - 335 suspected cases8 month ago
Ebola - Situation on Sunday, July 14, 2019 - A total of 2,489 cases (2,395 confirmed and 94 probable), 1,665 deaths and 698 people healed - 12 new confirmed cases - 10 new confirmed cases - 4 new cures - 335 suspected cases
8 month ago
Congo confirms 1st Ebola case in city of Goma
Congo ISIS claims killing 8 Congolese soldiers with multiple IED in Beni area8 month ago
Congo ISIS claims killing 8 Congolese soldiers with multiple IED in Beni area
DR Congo: ICC condemns former warlord Bosco Ntaganda for war crimes and crimes against humanity
ISCAP claimed killing and wounding of Congolese soldiers in Beni, Congo.9 month ago
ISCAP claimed killing and wounding of Congolese soldiers in Beni, Congo.
9 month ago
300,000 flee violence in northeastern DR Congo since early June: UN
IS' Central Africa Province Reports Clash with Congolese Soldiers in Butembo
9 month ago
Reuters citing experts: WHO likely to declare Ebola an international emergency
9 month ago
Second patient dies of Ebola in Uganda
9 month ago
Congo: In extremely worrying news trickling out of Ituri, around 40 civilians were allegedly killed by assailants in Tche village yesterday. This appears to be a continuation of a series of massacres that killed more than 250 people early last year.
Official statement from @MinofHealthUG on the death of index Ebola case and two new cases9 month ago
Official statement from @MinofHealthUG on the death of index Ebola case and two new cases
The young patient - 5- year-old index case of Ebola died last night. Two more samples were sent to UVRI and have tested positive. We, therefore, have three confirmed cases of Ebola in Uganda9 month ago
The young patient - 5- year-old index case of Ebola died last night. Two more samples were sent to UVRI and have tested positive. We, therefore, have three confirmed cases of Ebola in Uganda
9 month ago
Uganda Ebola outbreak: case is of a 5-year old boy. He's been isolated in Bwera hospital in the western town of Kasese.
9 month ago
Uganda's ministry of health confirms a case of Ebola virus outbreak in the country. This is the first case since the outbreak in neighboring DRC.
In the DRC, the measles epidemic has caused 1500 deaths since January
Government of DR Congo have declared a measles epidemic. Say number of suspected cases has hit 87,000.  Cases of measles have been found in 23 out of 26 provinces.9 month ago
Government of DR Congo have declared a measles epidemic. Say number of suspected cases has hit 87,000. Cases of measles have been found in 23 out of 26 provinces.
Ebola - Situation on Monday, June 10, 2019 - A total of 2,062 cases (1,968 confirmed and 94 probable), 1,390 deaths and 569 people cured - 6 new confirmed cases - 6 new confirmed cases - 5 new cures - 280 suspected cases9 month ago
Ebola - Situation on Monday, June 10, 2019 - A total of 2,062 cases (1,968 confirmed and 94 probable), 1,390 deaths and 569 people cured - 6 new confirmed cases - 6 new confirmed cases - 5 new cures - 280 suspected cases
The IS section in Central Africa, which is recently illustrated by several attacks in the DRC, publishes images of its celebration of the Eid al-Fitr prayer, without specifying the country.10 month ago
The IS section in Central Africa, which is recently illustrated by several attacks in the DRC, publishes images of its celebration of the Eid al-Fitr prayer, without specifying the country.
Congo: ISIS Central Africa claims killing and injuring dozens of Congolese soldiers in Beni village North Kivu province10 month ago
Congo: ISIS Central Africa claims killing and injuring dozens of Congolese soldiers in Beni village North Kivu province
10 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 43km SE of Likasi, Democratic Republic of the Congo
10 month ago
30 people were killed and 200 others missing after a boat sank in a lake in Congo
10 month ago
Kremlin spox: Russian military specialists will maintain equipment and "special property" delivered to Republic of Congo.
IS Central Africa claims a new attack against the army in the region of Beni10 month ago
IS Central Africa claims a new attack against the army in the region of Beni
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