The UN Security Council on Friday expressed grave concern about the current Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and stressed … Read more
Rwanda has closed its border with DR Congo in response to the Ebola crisis.
At least two people have died from the virus in the … Read more
UN working ‘intensively’ to stop Ebola in eastern DR Congo, following second case in major border town
Senior UN officials tasked with controlling the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have responded to Tuesday’s confirmation of a second case … Read more
The health minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo offered his resignation after the President of the country decided to move the mandate for … Read more
The World Health Organization has declared the Ebola crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo a “public health emergency of international concern” (PHEIC).
The PHEIC … Read more
The first case of Ebola in the eastern Congo city of Goma was discovered on Sunday, officials said, raising concerns the virus could spread quicker … Read more
Rory Stewart, the UK’s international development secretary, has said that the year-long Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo is on the … Read more
Dr. Mike Ryan, the World Health Organization’s emergencies chief, in comments to the Associated Press (AP) , said that it was a Congolese pastor … Read more
A patient in Sweden has been admitted to hospital with a suspected case of the highly infectious Ebola disease. Doctors have placed the man in … Read more
An Ebola outbreak has been declared in the north-west of the Democratic Republic of Congo. There are two confirmed cases of the virus and 17 … Read more