Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ebola outbreak has spread southwards into an area with high security risks, the World Health Organization said.
The deadly Ebola outbreak which has ravaged eastern DRC for nearly four months has claimed another 19 lives in just five days, the health ministry has said.
The death toll from an Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to more than 200, the health ministry said on Saturday.
The current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo is the most severe in the country’s history with 319 confirmed and probable cases, the health ministry said late on Friday.
The Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has claimed 180 lives, according to the health ministry, with ten more reported deaths in recent days.