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 2020-08-17 17:08 

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Ebola: Congo responders strike over unpaid salaries...

Health workers responding to an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo have gone on strike over unpaid salaries....

 2020-07-16 12:04 

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'You have to be here' - African researchers in Nigeria blaze a trail in virus battle...

Run by a Cameroon-raised, Harvard-trained molecular biologist, the African Centre of Excellence for Genomics of Infectious Diseases (ACEGID) has been at the forefront in the fight of killer diseases such as Ebola, Lassa fever and now Covid-19....

 2020-07-13 17:03 

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Ebola: Congo suffering 'active outbreak' with 48 confirmed cases, says WHO...

Ebola is spreading in western Democratic Republic of Congo, with nearly 50 known cases across a large region bordering the Republic of Congo and Central African Republic....

 2020-06-25 12:21 

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DRC declares end of Ebola outbreak in east, second deadliest in history...

The second-largest Ebola outbreak on record is over after nearly two years and more than 2 200 deaths, Democratic Republic of Congo says, even as a separate flare-up of the virus continued elsewhere in the country....

 2020-06-15 13:14 

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11 die in new Ebola outbreak in DR Congo...

Announcement comes as the African nation battles to control a measles epidemic and the spread of coronavirus....

 2020-06-08 18:00 

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Ebola vaccinations under way in new DRC outbreak...

Health workers in northwest Democratic Republic of Congo have begun administering vaccinations after the country's 11th known outbreak of Ebola erupted last week, the authorities say....

 2020-06-01 14:00 

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4 die in new Ebola outbreak in DR Congo...

DR Congo has reported a fresh Ebola outbreak in the country's northwest, just weeks before it hoped to declare the end of another epidemic in the east....

 2020-04-27 04:04 

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Battle-hardened after Ebola, Liberian doctors have head start on coronavirus outbreak...

Many Liberians remember Jerry Brown, the doctor leading the country's coronavirus response team, for his fearlessness during the Ebola crisis in the West African state....

 2020-04-23 11:44 

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DR Congo, 'experiencing severe shock', granted $363m in coronavirus aid from IMF...

The International Monetary Fund has announced emergency aid of $363 million to fight the new coronavirus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, an African nation that had also been battling Ebola and militia attacks....

 2020-03-24 10:02 

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WATCH | In the shadow of coronavirus, measles rips through Congo...

Just as Ebola is waning in Democratic Republic of Congo, Covid-19 has arrived - meaning efforts to tackle a measles epidemic which has killed thousands of people are likely to remain unprioritised....

 2020-03-09 20:00 

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DRC hopes to declare end to Ebola outbreak in April...

DRC health officials say they are "keeping fingers crossed" to declare the end of the devastating 19-month epidemic next month....

 2020-03-04 20:37 

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DRC: Last Ebola patient discharged with end of outbreak in sight...

The last patient treated for Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been discharged, the World Health Organisation says, bringing the 19-month-old outbreak closer than ever to an end....

 2020-03-04 13:49 

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Africa looks to Ebola lessons in fight against coronavirus...

Africa has so far only registered two coronavirus cases, but its governments are looking to their experience with Ebola as they prepare their fragile public systems for outbreaks of the new virus....

 2020-03-02 06:14 

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'Nigeria will deal with this': High alert after coronavirus case...

Experts say Nigeria is prepared to contain new virus following a successful response to Ebola more than five years ago....

 2020-02-28 10:43 

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Nigeria braces as coronavirus hits megacity Lagos...

Nigeria's economic hub Lagos confirmed a case of new coronavirus on Friday, stirring memories of the fears sparked six years ago when West Africa's Ebola epidemic hit the chaotic megacity of 20 million....

 2020-02-11 20:00 

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WHO 'encouraged' by improved Ebola situation in DRC...

The World Health Organisation says it is "encouraged" by an improvement in the Ebola situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo but urged caution....

 2020-02-11 16:53 

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Fearing new rebel attacks, thousands flee Ebola-hit DRC town...

Mangina, a town of at least 72 000 in DRC's volatile east, was eerily empty on Tuesday after a massacre last week by a dreaded rebel group which locals fear will strike again....

 2020-01-25 09:13 

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China deploys 450 military medical staff to virus epicentre...

China has deployed 450 military medical staff, some with experience combating SARS or Ebola, to a central city stricken by a virus that has killed dozens of people, state media said Saturday....

 2020-01-07 19:00 

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DRC measles outbreak kills 6 000 in a year: WHO...

Measles has killed more than 6 000 people in the DRC since January, the world's worst outbreak and nearly triple the toll in the country's Ebola epidemic, the World Health Organisation says....

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