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  @bactiman63 On Friday, the Sierra Leone Ministry of Health and Sanitation (MoHS) declared a measles outbreak in Kambia District. There have been a total of three confirmed cases from a...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 From the beginning of the year through the end of September 2021, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) reported 41,099 suspected measles cases and 991 confirmed, including...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported more than 10,000 suspected measles cases during the first eight months of 2021. From January 1 through August 31,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In north-eastern Nigeria, officials with the Borno State Government reported 491 suspected cases of measles the week ending May 17, bringing the state total for 2021...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a travel notice this week concerning travel to Africa due to measles outbreaks in more than a dozen...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Mexico (HERE and HERE), the World Health Organization published a news release on the situation adding some more detail. Between...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Los Angeles County health officials are reporting a local measles outbreak. This outbreak includes four County residents, who were exposed to an unimmunized, international...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The outbreak of measles in Tonga that began in early October 2019, continues into late January as five additional cases were reported, including two cases which were...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Ministry of Health in Gaza report a measles outbreak in the Gaza Strip. The ministry said in a statement that the 1st case was recorded last June 2019, and the...