Tag: Democratic republic of congo

Ebola death toll in DRC climbs to 67

admin- August 27, 2018

At least 67 people have died from Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo, an official says. Dr Alfred Longi, a Health Ministry inspector, said ... Read More

DR Congo starts using experimental Ebola treatment

inno.korie- August 14, 2018

Democratic Republic of Congo has started using the experimental mAb114 Ebola treatment on patients in the east of the country, the health ministry said on ... Read More

“Unsafe burial” Of Women Triggered Ebola Outbreak In DRC – WHO

Abdul Jimoh- August 3, 2018

The death and unsafe burial of a 65-year-old woman in Mangina in Democratic Republic of Congo was the critical event that set alarm bells ringing ... Read More

49 killed in boat accident

admin- May 25, 2018

At least 49 people have been reported killed in a boat accident in northern Democratic Republic of Congo. The boat is reported to have tipped ... Read More

Catholic priest infected with Ebola

admin- May 25, 2018

Deadly disease, Ebola, is spreading in Democratic Republic of Congo as a Catholic priest has been quarantined after being infected with the virus. He was ... Read More

First Suspected Deaths In Congo Ebola Outbreak Came In January: WHO

Abdul Jimoh- May 10, 2018

Cases of hemorrhagic fever were reported in an area of Congo that is facing an Ebola epidemic as far back as December and the first ... Read More

Again, Ebola kills 17 people in Congo

admin- May 9, 2018

Ebola in Congo Officials say 17 people have died in an area of northwestern Democratic Republic of Congo where health officials have now confirmed an ... Read More

Christmas: Pope calls for peace in a world torn by war and terrorism

inno.korie- December 25, 2016

Pope Francis in his Christmas message from the Vatican, has decried conflicts around the world as he called for peace, upon those who are hurt ... Read More

DRC Troops Blames Allied Democratic Forces Over Attacks That Killed 64

admin- August 16, 2016

64 people were killed in the north eastern part of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in an attack carried out by suspected rebels. Mayor of Beni in ... Read More

WHO Records New Case Yellow Fever In Congo

Henry Solomon- June 9, 2016

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said that a new case of yellow fever had been detected in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. (Photo: WHO) ... Read More