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Coronavirus and other deadly epidemics

COVID-19 | The novel coronavirus pandemic, soon to pass the milestone of one million deaths, has a higher toll compared with other modern viruses although...

Ebola campaign in DR Congo sapped by 'parallel'...

Around a billion dollars in aid, along with an army of external specialists, flooded into the DRC after the much-feared haemorrhagic fever surfaced in...

Kiryandongo man accused of selling baboon...

The public has been warned against eating meat whose source they are not sure of

DR Congo declares end to deadly measles epidemic...

The outbreak was countered by vaccination on a massive scale, in which millions of children and infants were immunised.

We have capacity to handle COVID-19 related...

I do not see why we would fail to handle them. First of all, we have a commendable medical team that has handled dangerous epidemics such as Ebola before...

In Nigeria, African researchers blaze a trail...

The force behind the lab is Professor Christian Happi, who has a steely belief in catapulting young African scientists to the top of scientific research....

DR Congo govt declares end to Ebola epidemic...

DR Congo's government on Thursday officially declared an end to an epidemic of Ebola that broke out in the east of the troubled country in August 2018...

Ebola vaccinations underway in new DR Congo...

Six people have died of the much-feared haemorrhagic virus since June 1, when the first cases came to light in Mbandaka, capital of Equateur province....

Fighting epidemics is Uganda's top health...

Uganda seems to be using the experience it gained fighting HIV/Aids, Marburg, Ebola and measles to keep the COVID-19curve flat. 

Uganda intensifies Ebola screening in border...

“We have revamped all our Ebola surveillance structures and committees in over 21 districts along the border with DRC,”a ministry official said.

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