Ebola Epidemic is back


Abbay Media News
Girma Alemu

World Health Organisation (WHO) reported there is an outbreak of Ebola in Northern Region of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

Since last April, nine (9) people were suspected of contracting the disease and are being treated. Six of the nine that were affected by the disease died and the rest are still in hospital under observation.

Professionals in the field with the necessary preventive equipment have been sent to the area to assess the situation and find more about the epidemic. It is to be reminded, three years ago, 49 people died from Ebola in DRC.