#Ebola

  • 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 DRC Has a New Ebola Outbreak. It's Now Fighting Ebola, COVID-19, and Measles.

    The DRC Has a New Ebola Outbreak. It's Now Fighting Ebola, COVID-19, and Measles.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 2, 2020

    The current outbreak of Ebola in the DRC has killed more than 2,000 people. Read more

  • Article: New Ebola Case Is Identified in DRC, Just Days Before the Country Was to Be Declared Ebola-Free

    New Ebola Case Is Identified in DRC, Just Days Before the Country Was to Be Declared Ebola-Free

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 14, 2020

    The Democratic Republic of Congo has been tackling the outbreak since August 2018. Read more

  • Article: 4 Lessons the World Can Learn From Africa on Tackling a Health Crisis

    4 Lessons the World Can Learn From Africa on Tackling a Health Crisis

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 7, 2020

    Many African countries have beaten outbreaks before — strengthening the continent's COVID response. Read more

  • Article: Seven Diseases That Cause the Most Deaths Among Vulnerable People

    Seven Diseases That Cause the Most Deaths Among Vulnerable People

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 24, 2020

    Diseases like tuberculosis and malaria largely ravage low-income countries. 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