By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the chikungunya outbreak in West Darfur, Sudan, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reports today that 248 people in West Darfur...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Ituri province, in northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), has notified an upsurge of plague cases in the health zone of Rethy. From 11 June to 9 August 2020, a...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) reports from July 1 to September 25, 2020, a total of 71 cases of febrile and non-febrile jaundice and 10 deaths have been officially recorded...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The northwestern African country of Mauritania is reporting an outbreak of Rift Valley fever (RVF) where some three dozen confirmed cases have been reported. As of Oct. 5, 2020,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Sudan Ministry of Health and Social Development has declared a State of Health Emergency in West Darfur after confirming 45 cases of chikungunya fever out of a total of 52...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the chikungunya outbreak in Chad, health authorities have reported 34,445 cases of Chikungunya, including one death since August 14. Cases have been confirmed...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 One additional circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus-2 (cVDPV2) case was reported in the Red Sea province, Sudan, bringing the total cases reported in to 23 since the first...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) report two additional rabies deaths in children from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. One case involved a two-year-old child...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 While the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has reported a decline in cases of diseases like measles this year, other infectious diseases are higher in 2020. One such disease...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 A new case of Ebola virus disease (EVD) was confirmed in the 11th outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) on September 28 in the health zone of Makanza. This...