By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), three additional cases were confirmed, including one death, bringing the outbreak...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) released an update Friday on the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC): On...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The health zone of the city of Beni (North Kivu) recorded a second case that tested positive for Ebola virus disease (EVD) on Wednesday, October 13, 2021. The announcement was...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 A team of researchers have identified leprosy in wild chimpanzees in West Africa for the first time. The study is published in the journal, Nature. Below is the abstract: Humans...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the latest Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) case reported in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the World Health Organization (WHO) reports Ebola vaccination...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Some 200 kids in Boni forest, Garissa County, Kenya have been stricken by an outbreak of schistosomiasis, aka bilharzia and diarrhea due to drinking contaminated water, according...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the meningitis outbreak in Panga, Banalia territory in the Kisangani district of Tshopo Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), as of October 4, 2021,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Since the beginning of the year, the World Health Organization (WHO) reports 2,297,488 confirmed malaria cases through routine surveillance in Niger through September 19. Of...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 On 8 October 2021, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Ministry of Public Health, Hygiene, and Prevention (MoH) reported a confirmed death of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 According to Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) media, nearly 90 children aged 0 to 5 have died since the end of August as a result of a undetermined illness, authorities...