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Mali’s Ministry of Health has confirmed an additional 2 new cases of Ebola virus disease. The first, confirmed on 22 November, occurred in the 23-year-old fiancée of the 25-year-old nurse who attended...

The number of plague cases and deaths continue to rise in Madagascar as health officials released updated numbers Monday. Prime Minister Kolo Roger, who is also the Minister of Health said in a press...

At least two people who died at a hospital in Tanguieta, Atakora Department in northern Benin, bordering Nigeria have been confirmed to have died from the hemorrhagic fever, Lassa fever, according to...

Mali has reported an additional Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) after two suspected cases were tested, according to a Health Ministry and Public Hygiene Situation Report published Friday (computer translated),...

Although the number of wild poliovirus 1 (WPV-1) cases in Nigeria has dropped significantly in 2014 with only 6 confirmed cases (compared to 53 recorded  last year), the west African country has seen...

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On 24 August, WHO was notified by the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) of an outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Jeera County, Equateur Province. This outbreak, which is unrelated to that affecting...

The Ministry of Health of Madagascar has reported an outbreak of plague that since late August has affected 119 people. According to a World Health Organization report today, the first case, a male from...

The majority of Kenyans (58 percent) do not hold the same position as the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops, that is, they don’t believe the tetanus vaccine is laced with Beta HCG hormone and...

The total Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) case count in Mali has reached six, including five deaths, according to the latest World Health Organization (WHO) update. The most recent cases are in the Malian capital...

A 30-year-old woman from Beni Mazar Center in Minia Governorate, Egypt is the eighth confirmed human case of H5N1 avian influenza (AI) reported in 2014 in the north African country. According to a Egyptian...