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Family sent back to DR Congo after two die of Ebola in Uganda

14 June 2019, 6:01 AM

Authorities repatriated the relatives of two people who died of Ebola in Uganda back to the Democratic Republic of Congo on Thursday, including a three-year-old boy confirmed to be suffering from the disease, the Ugandan health minister said.

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Second patient dies of Ebola in Uganda: Health official

13 June 2019, 11:12 AM

A 50-year-old woman who tested positive for Ebola in Uganda has died, a health ministry official told AFP Thursday, the second fatality since the virus spread from neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Boy dies of Ebola in Uganda as virus spreads from DRCongo

12 June 2019, 2:14 PM

A five-year-old boy who tested positive for Ebola in Uganda has died, a health ministry official told AFP Wednesday as two of his family members also tested positive for the virus after a visit to neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Uganda confirms first Ebola case during current outbreak: WHO

12 June 2019, 11:02 AM

Uganda has confirmed its first case of Ebola during the current outbreak, a 5-year-old Congolese child who is receiving care after arriving from the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organisation said on Tuesday.

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Ebola cases in DR Congo breaks 2 000 mark

4 June 2019, 2:32 PM

The DR Congo’s health ministry said late Monday that it had recorded more than 2 000 cases of Ebola, two-thirds of which had been fatal, since the disease broke out in the country’s east 10 months ago.



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