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DR Congo: Ebola fears keeping kids home from school

The Health Ministry says the death toll from the disease has risen to 75 since the epidemic was declared in August.

Ebola fears have caused school attendance to plummet in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo.

The Health Ministry says the death toll from Ebola has risen to 75 since the epidemic was declared in August.

 

Al Jazeera’s Victoria Gatenby reports