The statement also says there are no people under monitoring, which means the spread of Ebola has been effectively controlled by the country’s response...
Armed rebels from the Mai-Mai militia attacked Katwa hospital near the city of Butembo at around 3.40 am (0140 GMT), officers told AFP.
The deadly haemorrhagic virus broke out last August 8 in the North Kivu region, which borders Uganda and Rwanda.
The ministry said it had recorded 201 deaths from the virus and that 291 cases have been confirmed since the outbreak began in August.
It will be the first time the vaccine is used in a country not in the midst of an active Ebola outbreak.
This year, the 17th Dr Mathew Lukwiya Memorial Lecture will be held on 28th September 2018 at the Golf Course Hotel in Kampala, Uganda
DR Congo on Tuesday officially declared the end of an outbreak of Ebola, bringing the curtain down on a 10-week re-emergence of the disease which claimed...
The screening is taking place at both the border districts and in Namugongo before entrance into the shrines.
"Necessary measures" have been taken "to respond quickly and efficiently to this new outbreak", says health minister Oly Ilunga.
The last Ebola outbreak in Congo in 2014 was quickly contained and killed 49 people according to official figures.
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