• Ebola outbreak risk ‘very high' in Congo: WHO

    5 monthes ago - By New York Post

    GENEVA/KINSHASA - Democratic Republic of Congo faces a “very high” public health risk from Ebola because the disease has been confirmed in a patient in a big city, the World Health Organization said on Friday, raising its assessment from “high” previously. The risk to countries in the region was now “high”, raised from “moderate”,...
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  • Risk to public health escalated to 'very high' after third Ebola case confirmed: WHO

    Risk to public health escalated to 'very high' after third Ebola case confirmed: WHO

    5 monthes ago - By News OK

    A third confirmed case of the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has led the World Health Organisation to escalate its assessment of the national public health risk to "very high".
    The latest confirmed case was in Mbandaka, the provincial capital of 1.2 million people, the DRC's Ministry of Health said.
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