Africa

Ebola defence: South Sudan steps up border checks

Al Jazeera reports from South Sudan's first line of defence against the latest outbreak.

Africa

Two Ebola clinics burned down in DR Congo

Four people with confirmed cases of the highly contagious virus are still missing after fleeing the scene.

Two Ebola clinics burned down in DR Congo

Ebola

Ebola death toll in DR Congo passes 500: Health ministry

While MSF said there has been a surge in cases since January 15, a vaccination programme has also prevented more deaths.

Ebola death toll in DR Congo passes 500: Health ministry

Africa

DR Congo Ebola: Over 66,000 vaccinated

World Health Organization says it has managed to control the disease in the concerned areas of DRC.

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Ebola survivors fight disease as DR Congo outbreak rages on

DR Congo confirmed a record number of Ebola cases in one day on Wednesday, as stigma continues to surround survivors.

Ebola survivors fight disease as DR Congo outbreak rages on

Ebola

DR Congo confirms record number of Ebola cases in one day

Drugmaker set to ship experimental vaccines by end of next month as DRC struggles to contain the virus.

DR Congo confirms record number of Ebola cases in one day

Ebola

Suspected Ebola patient in Sweden 'not infected'

Medical tests show patient treated in isolation at Uppsala hospital not infected with Ebola, authorities say.

Suspected Ebola patient in Sweden 'not infected'

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DR Congo election observers say setbacks kept many from voting

More than one million voters in three opposition strongholds were excluded because of concerns about security and Ebola.

DR Congo election observers say setbacks kept many from voting

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DRC's Kabila insists vote will go ahead on December 30

In interview with Al Jazeera, Kabila rejects opposition claims that he is delaying polls to extend his stay in office.

DRC's Kabila insists vote will go ahead on December 30

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DRC: Protesters target Ebola centre over vote delay

Electoral commission's decision to delay presidential vote in Beni over the outbreak prompts attack on Ebola centre.

Protesters in DRC's Beni target Ebola centre over election delay

Ebola

Voting will take place in DR Congo's Ebola-hit region: official

Election officials and health ministry prepare extra measures to limit risk of virus spreading on December 30.

Voting will take place in DR Congo's Ebola-hit region: official

Ebola

'Young miracle': Baby recovers from Ebola in DR Congo outbreak

The infant was discharged from the treatment centre in Beni on Wednesday, according to DR Congo's health ministry.

'Young miracle': Baby recovers from Ebola in DR Congo outbreak

Ebola

DRC Ebola outbreak second largest in history: WHO

The UN health body confirms 426 cases, with 198 deaths reported since August, as DRC struggles to contain the disease.

DR Congo Ebola outbreak second largest in history: WHO

Ebola

Why Ebola crisis in DRC is unlike anything before

Democratic Republic of Congo has seen multiple outbreaks of Ebola, but this time it faces more challenges.

Why Ebola crisis in DRC is unlike anything before

Africa

DRC: Ebola clinical trials begin as UN warns of newborns infected

Authorities allow clinical trials even as a fresh WHO warning about babies becoming infected raises new fears.

DRC: Ebola clinical trials begin as UN warns of newborns infected