Ebola

WHO says DRC conflict hindering push to stem Ebola

World Health Organization urges ceasefire as death toll rises to at least 41 people in DRC's North Kivu province.

Africa

DRC: New Ebola outbreak

A new outbreak in the middle of a war zone is raising alarms as health workers race to educate people and trying a new, experimental vaccine.

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Ebola 'probable' cause of 33 deaths in new DRC outbreak

Health ministry says up to 43 people may have contracted the Ebola virus since latest outbreak declared last week.

DRC: New Ebola deaths confirmed, dozens believed infected

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DRC: Four new cases of Ebola virus confirmed

Health ministry announces Ebola outbreak in DRC just days after previous emergence of the deadly virus is declared over.

DRC: New Ebola virus outbreak days after previous epidemic ends

Africa

DR Congo declares Ebola epidemic over

Announcement comes at the end of a 10-week observation period for re-emergence of the disease which claimed 33 lives.

DR Congo declares Ebola epidemic over

Opinion

Why Ebola survivors are suing Sierra Leone

The government cannot account for $14 million allocated to help survivors rebuild their lives.

Yusuf Kabba

by Yusuf Kabba

Yusuf Kabba

Africa

How West Africa's Ebola outbreak shapes response in DRC

Medics and officials say swift action, awareness campaigns and central leadership key lessons in dealing with disease.

How West Africa's Ebola outbreak shapes response in DRC

Nigeria

Nigeria bushmeat industry rebounds after Ebola outbreak

The meat business was brought to its knees by the 2014 West Africa Ebola upsurge but is now slowly recovering.

Nigeria bushmeat industry rebounds after Ebola outbreak

Opinion

Why we should be cautious about the 'game-changer' Ebola vaccine

Despite being widely celebrated, the Ebola vaccine might not prove as effective as it is advertised to be.

Adia Benton

by Adia Benton

Adia Benton

Health

Ebola in the DRC: All you need to know

Key questions answered as another Ebola outbreak raises concern in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Ebola in the DRC: Everything you need to know

Democratic Republic of the Congo

WHO: DRC Ebola crisis on 'knife's edge' as cases rise

Efforts under way in Democratic Republic of Congo in bid to prevent Ebola outbreak spreading across borders.

WHO: DRC Ebola outbreak on a 'knife's edge' as urban cases rise

Health

DRC: Two Ebola patients who escaped quarantine die

The third has been found alive and placed under observation, the medical charity says.

Three Ebola patients escape quarantine in DRC, two later die: MSF

Africa

Ebola vaccine to be distributed in DR Congo

Health staff working in the epicentre of the current outbreak are first to receive the immunisation, DRC officials say.

Africa

Ebola in DRC: Aid workers racing to spread awareness

Thousands of people live and work on the Congo river, which runs through several countries and raises the risk of the Ebola infection spreading. Aid workers are trying to educate people about simple steps they can take to protect themselves.

Interactive

All you need to know about Ebola virus disease

A recent outbreak of the deadly virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has raised concerns of another epidemic.

All you need to know about Ebola virus disease