NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is facing its worst cholera epidemic for 6 years, warns the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), due to a spike in conflict and...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) provided care to 674 victims of sexual violence in the last two weeks...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A cholera epidemic was officially declared by the Governor of the province of North Kivu in December when the isolation of Vibrio cholerae among 140 of the 247 samples collected...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the report of a suspected Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) case in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s  (DRC) eastern province of North Kivu, the Minister of Public...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) reports health authorities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are investigating a suspected case of Ebola virus disease (EVD), in the...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in the North Kivu Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), which was declared on October 8, two...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) now reports 11 Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases ( eight confirmed and 3 probable) in the 13th EVD outbreak reported in the Democratic Republic...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Minister of Health, in a statement made this Friday, October 8, 2021, announced the resurgence of the Ebola epidemic in the east of the Democratic Republic of...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has started the clock for the countdown to the end of the 12th Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in the country since 1976. The World...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Health officials in Butembo, North Kivu province said that 1,515 people have already received the vaccine against the Ebola virus which has resurface in the province. “The...