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Boy, 5, and Grandmother Die in Uganda as More Ebola Cases Emerge

Boy, 5, and Grandmother Die in Uganda as More Ebola Cases Emerge

Fears grew that the year-old outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo could spread more in what one expert called a “truly frightening phase.”
A 5-Year-Old Boy Is the First to Die of Ebola in Uganda as Outbreak Crosses Congo Border

A 5-Year-Old Boy Is the First to Die of Ebola in Uganda as Outbreak Crosses Congo Border

This has become the second-deadliest Ebola outbreak in history
As first Ebola case found in Uganda, there are questions over WHO’s reaction time

As first Ebola case found in Uganda, there are questions over WHO’s reaction time

Now the Ebola outbreak has spread beyond DR Congo to Uganda there are fears it could reach neighbors including Rwanda and South Sudan.
Uganda Records Second Ebola Death After the Outbreak Crossed the Congolese Border

Uganda Records Second Ebola Death After the Outbreak Crossed the Congolese Border

The health ministry confirmed the death of a 50-year-old woman
Uganda jails hundreds of men for sex offences against women and girls

Uganda jails hundreds of men for sex offences against women and girls

Campaigners applaud move to curb gender-based violence after courts hold special sessions to clear backlog of casesHundreds of men in Uganda have been jailed for sexual offences against girls and
Uganda Discloses Greater Ebola Threat Than Previously Known

Uganda Discloses Greater Ebola Threat Than Previously Known

As the death toll rose to two, health officials reported three unrelated suspect cases and said as many as 27 people may have been exposed to the virus.

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The world’s largest crypto exchange is going legit. Binance, which processes more than $1 billion on a daily basis and for so long has embodied crypto’s Wild West culture, announced that it will
Uganda Discloses Greater Ebola Threat Than Previously Known

Uganda Discloses Greater Ebola Threat Than Previously Known

As the death toll rose to two, health officials reported three unrelated suspect cases and said as many as 27 people may have been exposed to the virus.
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WHO says Ebola outbreak in DR Congo not yet an international emergency

The World Health Organization said Friday that the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo does not qualify as an international public health emergency, despite confirmed cases also in
For the Third Time, W.H.O. Declines to Declare the Ebola Outbreak an Emergency

For the Third Time, W.H.O. Declines to Declare the Ebola Outbreak an Emergency

Even with more than 1,400 dead, the W.H.O. says the risk of the disease spreading beyond the region remains low and declaring an emergency could have backfired.
For the Third Time, W.H.O. Declines to Declare the Ebola Outbreak an Emergency

For the Third Time, W.H.O. Declines to Declare the Ebola Outbreak an Emergency

Even with more than 1,400 dead, the W.H.O. says the risk of the disease spreading beyond the region remains low and declaring an emergency could have backfired.
For the Third Time, W.H.O. Declines to Declare the Ebola Outbreak an Emergency

For the Third Time, W.H.O. Declines to Declare the Ebola Outbreak an Emergency

Even with more than 1,400 dead, the W.H.O. says the risk of the disease spreading beyond the region remains low and declaring an emergency could have backfired.
For the Third Time, W.H.O. Declines to Declare the Ebola Outbreak an Emergency

For the Third Time, W.H.O. Declines to Declare the Ebola Outbreak an Emergency

Even with more than 1,400 dead, the W.H.O. says the risk of the disease spreading beyond the region remains low and declaring an emergency could have backfired.
For the Third Time, W.H.O. Declines to Declare the Ebola Outbreak an Emergency

For the Third Time, W.H.O. Declines to Declare the Ebola Outbreak an Emergency

Even with more than 1,400 dead, the W.H.O. says the risk of the disease spreading beyond the region remains low and declaring an emergency could have backfired.
WHO calls for more funds to fight DRC Ebola outbreak

WHO calls for more funds to fight DRC Ebola outbreak

Panel backs off from declaring international emergency despite spread into UgandaThe World Health Organization has backed off from declaring that an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the
Africa’s porous and informal borders make it difficult to contain Ebola

Africa’s porous and informal borders make it difficult to contain Ebola

Ebola is a very difficult disease to contain because of human social and behavioral factors. But can be easily contained if 100% of the infected people’s contacts are identified
Ethiopia’s first app-based taxi service is expanding into West Africa

Ethiopia’s first app-based taxi service is expanding into West Africa

The move could mark a significant turning point for Ethiopian ride-hailing startups.
Unprepared Uganda Deports Ebola Suspects as Virus Crosses from D.R. Congo

Unprepared Uganda Deports Ebola Suspects as Virus Crosses from D.R. Congo

Ugandan authorities this week repatriated the relatives of the two people known to have succumbed to the Ebola virus within its borders back to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Africa News
Hundreds of Thousands Flee Congo Violence, in Region Afflicted by Ebola

Hundreds of Thousands Flee Congo Violence, in Region Afflicted by Ebola

Ethnic conflict in the northeastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo has created a humanitarian crisis and complicated the fight against an outbreak.