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#COVID19: UN Health Agency Developing COVID-19 Virus Treatment Master Plan

no responses. February 13, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#COVID19: UN Health Agency Developing Treatment Master Plan


#COVID19: UN Health Agency Developing Treatment Master Plan

The World Health Organization (WHO) is developing a master plan for coordinating clinical trials that could lead to potential therapies for patients infected with the COVID-19 […]

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sentencing of 28 militia members on Friday in the Central African Republic (CAR) for an array of violent crimes, including the murder of civilians as well

no responses. February 10, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

28 Militiamen Sentenced In Central African Republic For Murder Of Civilians, UN Peacekeepers


28 Militiamen Sentenced In Central African Republic For Murder Of Civilians, UN Peacekeepers

The sentencing of 28 militia members on Friday in the Central African Republic (CAR) for an array of violent crimes, including the murder of civilians as […]

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More international support needed to curb deadly measles outbreak in DR Congo

no responses. January 8, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Seeks More International Support To Curb Deadly Measles Outbreak In DR Congo


WHO Seeks More International Support To Curb Deadly Measles Outbreak In DR Congo

Countries are being asked to step up assistance to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) which is facing the world’s worst measles epidemic, with more […]

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no responses. December 17, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Rebel violence In Eastern DRC Claims 43 Lives


Rebel violence In Eastern DRC Claims 43 Lives

Rebels with apparent links to the Islamic State group have killed at least 43 people in eastern Congo over the weekend in a series of attacks […]

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no responses. November 27, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Flooding, Landslides Claim 32 Lives In DRC Capital Kinshasa


Flooding, Landslides Claim 32 Lives In DRC Capital Kinshasa

Reports say, flooding and landslides after heavy rains in Congo have left at least 32 people dead in and around the capital, Kinshasa, officials said Tuesday. […]

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Alarming Number of Ebola deaths in DRC a ‘rallying cry’ to scale up treatment

no responses. August 31, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Ebola: UNICEF Seeks International Support As Number Of Infected Continue To Rise In DRC


Ebola: UNICEF Seeks International Support As Number Of Infected Continue To Rise In DRC

Since the Ebola epidemic struck in the north-east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) one year ago, almost 600 of around 850 children who […]

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NICEF must triple budget to combat Ebola outbreak in DR Congo; complex crisis impacting unprecedented number of children

no responses. July 31, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Ebola Outbreak: UNICEF To Intensify Overall Public Health Response, Launch Measles Vaccinations In DRC


Ebola Outbreak: UNICEF To Intensify Overall Public Health Response, Launch Measles Vaccinations In DRC

UNICEF must triple budget to combat Ebola outbreak in DR Congo; complex crisis impacting unprecedented number of children With an unprecedented number of children affected by […]

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cholera vaccination campaign targets 1.2 million in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

no responses. July 4, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO, DRC Kick Off Biggest Ever Oral Cholera Vaccination Campaign


WHO, DRC Kick Off Biggest Ever Oral Cholera Vaccination Campaign

More than a million people to be vaccinated in phase 2 of a huge cholera vaccination campaign in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Phase 2 […]

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DR Congo: UN food agency triples aid in strife-hit Ituri province

no responses. July 3, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

DR Congo: UN Food Agency Triples Aid In Strife-hit Ituri Province


DR Congo: UN Food Agency Triples Aid In Strife-hit Ituri Province

Food aid is being tripled for troubled Ituri province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), to respond to what the World Food Programme (WFP) […]

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no responses. June 13, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

New Ebola Outbreak In DRC


New Ebola Outbreak In DRC

The head of a major medical research charity has called the latest outbreak of Ebola in central Africa “truly frightening”. Nearly 1,400 people have died in […]

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Dr Matshidiso Moeti and @DrTedros met with traditional leaders in #Butembo in the #DRC. #Ebola

no responses. May 1, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Expresses Concern Over Ebola Worsening Situation As Support Drags


WHO Expresses Concern Over Ebola Worsening Situation As Support Drags

Statement from WHO High-Level Mission to Butembo, DRC: Ebola situation worsening while support lags The World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and WHO […]

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Democratic Republic of the Congo tops neglected crises list African countries top the Norwegian Refugee Co

no responses. March 24, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Reaffirms Commitment To DRC As Ebola Outbreak Nears 1000 Cases Amid Increased Violence


WHO Reaffirms Commitment To DRC As Ebola Outbreak Nears 1000 Cases Amid Increased Violence

WHO calls on international community to join urgent push to end outbreak As the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) approaches 1 […]

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Democratic Republic of the Congo tops neglected crises list African countries top the Norwegian Refugee Co

no responses. June 8, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Democratic Republic Of Congo Tops Neglected Crises List- Norwegian Refugee Council


Democratic Republic Of Congo Tops Neglected Crises List- Norwegian Refugee Council

The Norwegian Refugee Council’s  says  African countries top the Norwegian Refugee Council’s annual list of neglected displacement crises for a third year in a row. In […]

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EBOLA OUTBREAK

no responses. May 22, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Ebola Outbreak: Epidemiologists, Laboratory Experts, And Anthropologists Deployed To Support DRC


Ebola Outbreak: Epidemiologists, Laboratory Experts, And Anthropologists Deployed To Support DRC

The Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) is deploying 25 epidemiologists, laboratory experts, and anthropologists to support the government of the Democratic Republic […]

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no responses. April 12, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

UN: Central African Republic Corpse Protest Was Propaganda


UN: Central African Republic Corpse Protest Was Propaganda

The UN says protesters who placed corpses in front of their headquarters in the Central African Republic (CAR) were using the bodies for “propaganda”. “Some people […]

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NMA President,prof Mike Ogirima

no responses. May 16, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Ebola Outbreak : NMA Calls For Vigilance, & National Routes Border Surveillance


Ebola Outbreak : NMA Calls For Vigilance, & National Routes Border Surveillance

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) says the recent declaration of outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo is another major setback to the world. A  statement […]

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no responses. May 14, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

DRC Ebola Outbreak: WHO Conducts Extensive Investigation & Risk Assessments


DRC Ebola Outbreak: WHO Conducts Extensive Investigation & Risk Assessments

The WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr. Matshidiso Moeti yesterday visited Kinshasa (DR Congo) to discuss with national authorities and partners ways to mount a rapid, […]

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