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Tanzania tells WHO it has no Ebola cases

19 September 2019, 3:16 PM

Tanzania has formally told the World Health Organization (WHO) that it has no cases of Ebola after a woman died there earlier this month from an unknown illness following Ebola-like symptoms, the organisation said on Wednesday.

A person dressed in Ebola protective apparel is seen inside an Ebola care facility at the Bwera general hospital near the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo.

World at risk of pandemics that could kill millions, panel warns

18 September 2019, 5:45 AM

The Global Preparedness Monitoring Board, co-convened by the World Bank and WHO, warned that epidemic-prone viral diseases like Ebola, flu and SARS are increasingly tough to manage in a world dominated by lengthy conflicts, fragile states and forced migration.

Congo police detain former minister in Ebola probe

15 September 2019, 7:05 AM

A former Congolese health minister was taken into custody on Saturday over alleged mismanagement of funds for the country’s response to the Ebola epidemic, police said.

Ebola survivors face kidney problems and risk of premature death

5 September 2019, 12:18 PM

People who survive Ebola virus infection face a dramatically higher risk of dying, probably from severe kidney damage, within a year of leaving hospital, according to a study of survivors of an epidemic in Guinea.

UN Secretary General arrives in DRC to monitor Ebola outbreak

2 September 2019, 5:12 PM

The United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres is in the Democratic Republic of Congo to monitor the response of the Ebola outbreak that has now claimed 2000 lives since August last year.

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