NewsDesk @bactiman63 According to the Kenya Ministry of Health, an outbreak of yellow fever was confirmed in two (2) counties– Isiolo and Garissa. Suspected cases have been reported from other ten...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in South Africa this year, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) reported the third confirmed human...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) has been aware of the ongoing outbreak of the Sudan strain Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Uganda since it was first officially...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The visceral leishmaniasis, or kala-azar outbreak in Kenya has been continuous since 2020. A total of 2037 visceral leishmaniasis (suspected and confirmed) cases have been reported...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Uganda Ministry of Health reports the following on the current Ebola outbreak: Two new confirmed cases (Both female, 43yrs, both from Kassanda who are linked to known cases),...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The number of cases of children with measles continues to increase in Angola. In the last three weeks alone, health authorities have recorded more than 2,000 new cases of the disease. The...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Latest numbers In an update on the Ebola disease caused by Sudan ebolavirus (SUDV) in Uganda, as of October 26, a total of 115 confirmed and 21 probable cases, including 32 confirmed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Limpopo Province, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases reports as of 27 October 2022, the number of measles outbreak cases has increased...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In September and October 2022, the Institut Pasteur in Dakar confirmed four yellow fever cases from Niger, including one death. The cases were confirmed by plaque reduction neutralization...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Today, Uganda Minister of Health, Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng Ocero made the following announcement: “35 days since the declaration of the outbreak. 109 have been confirmed with Ebola,...