World / Science & Health Oct 14, 2018

Congo identifies 'second wave' of Ebola in east

A second wave of the Ebola virus has been confirmed in eastern Congo, where an initial outbreak has already killed 125 people, a minister said Saturday. The latest wave is centered in Beni, a town in North Kivu near the border with Uganda, said Health ...

World Oct 13, 2018

First U.N. employee tests positive for Ebola in eastern Congo

A plumber working for the United Nations' peacekeeping mission in eastern Congo has tested positive for Ebola, the health ministry said on Friday, the first case of a U.N. worker contracting the disease during the current outbreak. The plumber is believed to have contracted the ...