09-Aug-2019 to 09:07

Japan team to assess Ebola havoc in DRC

APA-Kinshasa (DRC) — The Japanese government says it will dispatch a team to the Democratic Republic of Congo to assess the extent of the havoc unleashed by ebola epidemic currently blighting the country.

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19-Jul-2019 to 11:40

DRC Ebola death toll climbs to 1,700

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has lingered for 11 months with 2532 confirmed cases and 1705 deaths, Director of the Africa Center for Disease Control (CDC) has said.

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01-Jun-2019 to 10:49

DRC: WHO urges caution as Ebola cases drop

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Ebola cases have dipped slightly in the past weeks in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), but the decline should be interpreted with extreme caution, due to the complex environment and fragile security situation, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a statement Friday.

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31-May-2019 to 14:24

Rwanda, Angola, DR Congo meeting held in Kinshasa

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The first Tripartite meeting among Rwanda, Angola and the Democratoc republic of Congo (DRC), was launched on Friday to promote cooperation among three countries, an official source confirmed to APA in Kigali.

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31-May-2019 to 12:56

Late Etienne Tshisekedi lying in state at Kinshasa stadium

APA Congo (Kinshasa) By Mathias Odiekila — The mortal remains of Etienne Tshisekedi, which arrived in the Congolese capital Kinshasa on Thursday night from Belgium was on Friday taken to lie in state at Martyrs Stadium.

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27-May-2019 to 18:11

Cholera vaccination campaign begins in DRC's North Kivu

APA-Kinshasa (DRC) — More than 800,000 people will be immunised against cholera in North Kivu in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) following the launch of a major vaccination campaign on Monday.

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23-May-2019 to 18:10

UN strengthens Ebola response in DRC

APA-Kinshasa (DR Congo) — With the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo now in its tenth month and the number of new cases increasing in recent weeks, the United Nations announced Thursday measures to strengthen its response and end the outbreak.

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