The World Health Organization (WHO) has extended by three months the designation of the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo as a global health emergency. WHO chief Tedros Ghebreyesus said the potential remained for a much larger epidemic as long as there was a single case of the
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President Museveni on Monday ordered a two-week nationwide lockdown in a bid to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus. The President said that because some people had misused the earlier measures citing ‘indiscipline and inconsideration’, stringent measures had to be taken to prevent further spread of the virus.
Four African countries – the Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi, Ghana and Zambia – have licensed and can now distribute an Ebola vaccine, which the World Heath Organization (WHO) has hailed as a “milestone”. Preliminary study results indicate the Ervebo vaccine, manufactured by Merck, has a 97.5% efficacy rate. Data
At least 23 people were killed in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in what officials described as an attack by rebel fighters. Police and local officials said on Monday that the overnight raid on Apetina-Sana in the restive eastern region of Beni was carried out by ADF rebels,