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DRC Ebola outbreak not global emergency ‘at this time’: WHO

19 October 2018, 7:09 AM

A deadly Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is deeply worrying but does not yet merit being labelled a global health emergency, says the World Health Organization.

Joseph Kabila

UNSC hails upcoming DRC elections as ‘pivotal moment’

11 October 2018, 9:32 PM

The United Nations Security Council has welcomed progress made in preparations for historic elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo, calling this a pivotal moment in the history of the beleaguered country.

Health workers carrying a body

Congo approves more experimental Ebola treatments

24 August 2018, 9:56 AM

Democratic Republic of Congo has approved four more experimental treatments against the deadly Ebola virus, the health ministry said as it raced to contain an outbreak in its violence-torn east.

Treatment centres are now open both in Mangina and another one in Beni.

78 new cases of Ebola in DRC

18 August 2018, 9:10 AM

Seventy-eight cases have now been confirmed in the latest Ebola outbreak in the DRC’s eastern North Kivu Province while the United Nations has raised concern about the deteriorating humanitarian situation in other parts of the country.

Healthworker gets vaccinated.

Ebola vaccinations in eastern Congo due to begin on Wednesday

6 August 2018, 9:27 AM

Vaccinations against a new outbreak of Ebola virus in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are due to begin on Wednesday, a senior official at the health ministry said on Sunday.

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