#Ebola Outbreak

  • Article: The DRC Has Beaten Its 10th Ebola Outbreak After a Nearly 2-Year Battle

    The DRC Has Beaten Its 10th Ebola Outbreak After a Nearly 2-Year Battle

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 26, 2020

    It’s a huge milestone to reach, particularly in the midst of COVID-19. Read more

  • Article: The Last Ebola Patient Has Just Been Discharged From Hospital in the Democratic Republic of Congo

    The Last Ebola Patient Has Just Been Discharged From Hospital in the Democratic Republic of Congo

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 6, 2020

    This is a huge milestone in the country’s fight against the virus. Read more

  • Article: An Ebola Vaccine Has Just Been Given the Green Light in 4 African Countries

    An Ebola Vaccine Has Just Been Given the Green Light in 4 African Countries

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 24, 2020

    The vaccine has been found to be effective in 97.5% of cases. Read more

  • Article: The Ebola Epidemic in DRC May Be Nearing Its End, Says the World Health Organization

    The Ebola Epidemic in DRC May Be Nearing Its End, Says the World Health Organization

    From Voice of America|Feb. 10, 2020

    Coronavirus has knocked the Ebola epidemic out the spotlight — but progress is being made. Read more

  • Article: First 'Relapse' Recorded in Congo Ebola Outbreak

    First 'Relapse' Recorded in Congo Ebola Outbreak

    By Catherine Caruso|Dec. 20, 2019

    The relapsed patient is believed to have infected 11 other people so far. Read more

  • Article: New Ebola Cases Show Women Are Particularly Marginalized

    New Ebola Cases Show Women Are Particularly Marginalized

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 3, 2019

    Female survivors of Ebola are more likely than men to face stigma over the virus. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Are Closer to Curing Congo's Ebola Crisis With Two New Treatments

    Scientists Are Closer to Curing Congo's Ebola Crisis With Two New Treatments

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 13, 2019

    All patients are now receiving one of the two successful treatments. Read more

  • Article: More Than 2,000 People Have Now Been Infected With Ebola in DRC

    More Than 2,000 People Have Now Been Infected With Ebola in DRC

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 7, 2019

    This is the worst outbreak ever to hit the Democratic Republic of Congo. Read more