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Congo President, PM name government for first time since December poll win

26 August 2019, 9:41 AM

Congo’s President Felix Tshisekedi and his prime minister named a new government for first time since winning an election last December, a statement from Prime Minister Illunga Illunkamba’s office said on Monday.

Latest Ebola outbreak claims 1 965 lives in DR Congo: WHO

24 August 2019, 8:19 AM

The latest Ebola outbreak which started last August has killed 1,965 people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo), the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Friday.

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Ebola spreads to remote, militia-run Congo territory

20 August 2019, 8:59 PM

Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have confirmed a new case of Ebola in the remote, militia-controlled territory of Walikale, hundreds of kilometres away from where previous cases near the border with Uganda and Rwanda occurred.

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First two Ebola cases confirmed in Congo’s South Kivu: officials

16 August 2019, 3:43 PM

A woman and her child were the first two cases confirmed with Ebola in Congo’s South Kivuregion this week, opening a new front in the fight against the outbreak.

Ebola treatment trial shows promise in Congo

13 August 2019, 6:21 AM

Hope may be on the horizon for those fighting the deadly Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Three Congolese doctors arrested in connection with WHO official’s death

8 August 2019, 7:26 AM

Congolese doctors have been arrested for allegedly planning an attack on a hospital that killed a senior WHO epidemiologist involved in the Ebola response, a prosecutor said on Wednesday.

DR Congo coach Ibenge quits after Cup of Nations

7 August 2019, 8:36 PM

Democratic Republic of Congo coach Florent Ibenge added his name to the list of post-Africa Cup of Nations departures when he announced on Wednesday that he was leaving the job.

Fourth Ebola case confirmed in Congo city

3 August 2019, 7:21 AM

A fourth case of Ebola has been confirmed in the eastern Congo city of Goma, the government said late on Thursday, raising fears of an acceleration in infections close to the border with Rwanda.

Second death from Ebola in DR Congo city of Goma

31 July 2019, 4:49 PM

A second person has died of Ebola in the eastern Democratic Republic Congo (DRC) city of Goma, a major transport hub, the country’s point man for the epidemic told AFP on Wednesday.

Saudi Arabia bans travellers from Congo before haj over Ebola fears

27 July 2019, 6:41 AM

Saudi Arabia has banned entry to travellers coming from Democratic Republic of Congo over fears Ebola could spread during next month’s haj pilgrimage.



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