Tag Archives: hemorrhagic fever


Congo confirms 33 Ebola cases in past week, of whom 24 died

10 October, 2018 10:37 am 10:37 am

GOMA, Congo (Reuters) – Congo has confirmed 33 cases of Ebola virus in the past week, of whom 24 died, the health ministry said . The ministry said the latest cases were confirmed between Oct. 8 and 14. In total, more than 200 suspected cases of the deadly hemorrhagic fever have been reported since the … Read More


Ebola fight has new science but faces old hurdles in restive Congo

09 September, 2018 10:10 am 10:10 am

BENI, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) – When Esperance Nzavaki heard she was cured of Ebola after three weeks of cutting-edge care at a medical center in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, she raised her arms to the sky with joy and praised the Lord. Her recovery is testament to the effectiveness of a new … Read More