NewsDesk @bactiman63 A total of 15,525 cases of measles including 655 deaths have been reported since the first week of 2023 to date in Kasai province, reports the Provincial Health Division (DPS). The...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reports concerning measles in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC): In the first four months of...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The health situation is still worrying in Sankuru, located in the center of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. This province is hit by the measles epidemic which has already killed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 From the beginning of the year and through August 28, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has reported 100,044 suspected measles cases, of which 4,652 cases were confirmed. 63...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The head of the Kasaï-Oriental provincial health division (DPS), Doctor Nestor Tshiteku said this week the number of measles cases has increased significantly in the province even...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Kasai-Oriental province The measles epidemic is resurfacing in Kasai-Oriental province. It was declared in the Miabi health zone on Tuesday, February 08, 2022. The provincial minister...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The World Health Organization (WHO) reported today that the ongoing measles outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is showing a sustained decline in new...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) measles outbreak continues as health officials report an additional 850 measles cases including 6 deaths (CFR 0.7%) across...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The measles outbreak that affected more than 300,000 people and killing more than 6,000 in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) last year continues into 2020,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The number of measles fatalities in the world’s worst measles epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has topped 6,000, according to the World Health...