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Congo-Brazzaville

Sat, 04 May 2019 15:53:21 GMT
DR Congo - Ebola Deaths in Latest Outbreak to Pass 1,000
[Deutsche Welle] As Ebola health workers in DR Congo battle mistrust and attacks on hospitals, the number of deaths is to exceed 1,000. WHO's emergencies chief Mike Ryan said its vaccination program will be expanded with a new vaccine.

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 09:43:45 GMT
UN Condemns Attack On Ebola Treatment Centre Which Left Doctor Dead, Two Others Injured
[UN News] The UN has condemned an attack on an Ebola treatment centre in the Democratic Republic of the Congo on Friday, which led to the death of a doctor working for the World Health Organization (WHO), and injured two others.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:10:22 GMT
Central African Fibre Links Beginning to Fall Into Place With the Soon-to-Be Realised
[Balancing Act] London -What was once Africa's slowest cross-border project is finally beginning to gather some pace. If recent announcements by politicians turn into reality, there could soon be a new fibre link in place to the Central African Repub...

Congo-Kinshasa

Mon, 06 May 2019 08:08:29 GMT
Ebola Outbreak 'Worsening;' Over 1,000 Dead
[VOA] The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) says the outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo is "worsening" and has killed more than 1,000 people.

Mon, 06 May 2019 13:02:17 GMT
Why I Chose to Help - a Doctor From Guinea On Why She Volunteered for the DRC Ebola Crisis
[WHO] On 24 July 2018, the Ministry of Health of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) declared the end of the ninth outbreak of Ebola virus disease (over the past four decades) in the country. With the first of 54 total cases reported in May 20...

Mon, 06 May 2019 07:20:17 GMT
Tributes Pour in for Fallen 'Papa Lolo' Composer Mose Fan Fan
[Nation] Fans of Lingala music have been thrown into mourning following the death of music icon Mose Se Sengo Fan Fan, popular for the song Papa Lolo, in Nairobi on Friday.

Mon, 06 May 2019 05:24:42 GMT
Congolese Musician 'Fan Fan' Dies in Nairobi
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Congolese musician Mose 'Fan Fan' popularly known for his song 'Papa Lolo' has died in Nairobi.

Sat, 04 May 2019 15:41:00 GMT
Ebola - Uganda At Risk As Congo Flares Up
[Monitor] Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is flaring up again, with a surge in violence that has forced tens of thousands of people to flee their homes.

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