Tag: Ebola

Congo reports first Ebola case in six weeks

The Central African country planned to declare an end to the outbreak on Sunday. It has killed more than 2,200 since August 2018 in an area of the country where rebel attacks hobbled efforts to contain it.

WHO hails ‘triumph’ as Merck’s Ebola vaccine gets European green light

 The world's first Ebola vaccine was recommended for approval by European drugs regulators on Friday in a move hailed by the World...

U.S. travel warning adds to pressure on Tanzania over suspected Ebola...

The United States has warned its citizens to take extra care when visiting Tanzania amid concerns over Ebola, adding to calls for the...

Ebola death toll in east Congo outbreak climbs above 2,000

The death toll from Democratic Republic of Congo's year-long Ebola outbreak has climbed above 2,000, government data showed on Friday, as responders battle to...

One in four Ebola cases undetected in Congo – WHO

Roughly a quarter of Ebola infections in eastern Congo are estimated to be going undetected or found too late, a World Health Organization (WHO)...