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    World Second Ebola death in DR Congo ahead of hoped-for deadline – The Guardian Nigeria News
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    General Health Ebola: Origin, symptoms, and vaccine – Vanguard News
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    World Bemba’s release adds to Congo’s volatile political mix – Daily MonitorHome

    One of the world’s most unstable countries was already struggling with a political crisis and nail-biting uncertainty. A decision by a war crimes tribunal has now added to the Democratic Republic of Congo’s explosive mix. By acquitting ex-rebel and former vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba, the...
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    World Congo: Ebola outbreak is not over – WHO – PM NEWS Nigeria

    The head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has cautioned against declaring victory too early in Congo’s Ebola epidemic, in spite of encouraging signs that it may be brought under control. “The outbreak is stabilising, but still the outbreak … Read more via PM NEWS Nigeria –...
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    Congo Ebola outbreak: WHO records 62 cases, 27 deaths – The Sun News

    The World Health Organisation (WHO) experts said they have recorded 62 Ebola cases in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) during this latest outbreak, with 38 confirmations and 27 deaths. Deputy Director-General for Emergency Preparedness and Response of WHO, Dr Peter Salama reported in...
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    World WHO chief says Ebola outbreak in Congo is stabilizing –

    GENEVA (Reuters) – The fight against a deadly Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo is giving reason for cautious optimism, World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Friday. “It’s stabilizing. We’re optimistic, cautiously optimistic,” he told Reuters. He said...
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    VIDEO: Ebola toll in DR Congo rises to 27 – The Independent Uganda:

    The United Nations on Wednesday reported that in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, so far, 27 people have died from the Ebola Virus Disease. Speaking to reporters in New York Wednesday (6 Jun), the United Nations spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said the United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF...
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    DRC Records Five New Ebola Cases – Channels Television

    Health authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo said Saturday they had detected five fresh suspected cases of Ebola in the deadly outbreak afflicting the northwest of the country. Three new cases were recorded in the Bikoro area and two in Wangata, the national health ministry said …...
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    Nigeria does not have vaccines for Ebola, says Ihekweazu – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper –...

    Despite the continuous spread of the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the possibility of the virus crossing into other Sub-Saharan Africa countries, … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News –
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    Spread Of Ebola In Congo A ‘Game Changer’ –

    A new case of Ebola has emerged in an urban area of Democratic Republic of the Congo, a troubling development in the country's new outbreak of the contagious and often fatal virus. Until now, the outbreak had affected a rural area. Dr. Oly Ilunga, Congo's minister of health, announced Wednesday...
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    Ministry: Reported cases of Ebola rise to 42 in Congo – TODAY.NG

    The Democratic Republic of Congo reported 42 cases of the Ebola virus disease in the ongoing outbreak, Jessica Ilunga, spokeswoman for the country’s Ministry of Public Health said on Tuesday. The DRC ministry of health publicly declared the beginning ............ Read more via TODAY.NG –...
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    Ebola: Nigeria begins screening of travelers from high-risk countries – NewsDay Zimbabwe –...

    Nigeria’s airports, seaports and land borders have been placed on high alert after the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) declared an outbreak of Ebola this week. CNN Africa’s most populous country is taking no chances and Health Minister Isaac Adewole told CNN that people traveling from the...
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    Why Ebola keeps coming back – BBC News

    The Ebola virus has reared its head again, this time in the Democratic Republic of Congo. While it is impossible to predict exactly where and when the next outbreak will occur, we now know much more about how to prevent a crisis. The news … Read more via BBC News –
  14. stato | WHO reports new Ebola case in DRC, vaccine this week – News24 Top Stories

    The head of the World Health Organisation said on Sunday there has been another reported case of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo and that an experimental vaccine to fight the disease is expected to become available in the country this week. Doctor Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, …...
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    Britons held in DR Congo freed – BBC News

    Two Britons held hostage in the Democratic Republic of Congo released unharmed, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says… Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    FG activates response on Ebola outbreak nationwide – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper –...

    FAAN assures of preparedness Following the outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Federal government has activated surveillance activities cross the country to detect and prevent any outbreak of the disease. To this end, letters of alert have been … Read more via The...