On 1 August 2022, the Epidemic and Disease Control Unit of the Ministry of Health in Gambia reported an unusual event detected at the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital in Banjul, the main tertiary...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A cholera outbreak has been declared in Gombe State on 22 September 2022, the World Health Organization reports. The first case was reported on 24 August 2022. As of 24 September,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The latest Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has been declared over. This was the 15th Ebola outbreak in the DRC since 1976. There...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Sudan Virus Disease (SVD) outbreak in central Uganda, while there has been a cumulative number of 18 confirmed and 18 probable SVD cases reported from Mubende,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Uganda Ministry of Health recorded two additional confirmed Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases, bringing the cumulative cases to 36 (18 confirmed and 18 probable cases). Two new...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Less than one week ago, Uganda health authorities reported a case of Sudan ebolavirus in man from Mubende District, about 100 miles west of the capital city of Kampala. This was...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the hemorrhagic fever situation in Mauritania, the Ministry of Health and Veterinary Affairs showed that 14 cases of Rift Valley fever (RVF) and Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Ebola outbreak in Uganda, the Ministry of Health reported four new confirmed cases today, bringing the total to 15 cumulative confirmed cases. Officials say...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Ebola (Sudan) outbreak in Uganda, the Ministry of Health reported today that four additional cases were confirmed in the past 24 hours, bringing the cumulative...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Uganda health officials reported six new confirmed cases of Ebola, bringing the total number of people infected to seven. One death has been reported. The confirmed cases are Sudan...