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UN investigation: People of South Sudan were ‘deliberately starved’

Findings from a  U.N. investigation suggest people in South Sudan have been “deliberately starved” in different parts of the country for ethnic and political reasons. The investigation also uncovered...

First Ebola relapse recorded in Congo outbreak, WHO says

Health officials in eastern Congo have documented the first relapse in the current Ebola epidemic, the World Health Organization said on Friday. The Ebola outbreak...

DR Congo’s president hopes Ebola outbreak will end this year

Democratic Republic of Congo’s President Felix Tshisekedi said on Friday that he’s hopeful the Ebola outbreak in his country will end in the coming...

WHO: Better security needed to protect Ebola health workers

Security measures for staff helping to fight health emergencies need to be stepped up urgently, a UN health agency top official has said. This...

Doctor fighting Ebola outbreak in eastern DR Congo killed in hospital...

A doctor has been killed after a hospital in Butembo in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo came under attack. The Director-General of the World Health...

DR Congo president urges citizens to take Ebola outbreak seriously

Congolese President Felix Tshisekedi on Tuesday implored people in areas hit by the nation’s worst-ever Ebola outbreak to accept the disease is real and...

Concerns grow about Ebola outbreak in war-torn eastern DR Congo

The United States is worried about the outbreak of Ebola in conflict-hit eastern Congo where there are 312 confirmed and probable cases and 191...

Groups halt Ebola work in response to violence in DR Congo

The death toll from a weekend attack in DR Congo's restive east rose to 21 on Monday, with the violence prompting aid groups to...

Ebola vaccinations begin in North Kivu

Ebola vaccinations have begun in the North Kivu province of the Democratic Republic of Congo. According to the Ministry of Public Health the vaccinations will...

Teams all set for crucial Ebola vaccination in DR Congo

The death toll from an outbreak of a fresh strain of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to 34 even as...
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