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UN Provides fund to tackle rise of Ebola in Congo

The U.N. has released $40 million from its Central Emergency Response Fund to help tackle a new outbreak of Ebola and other health and humanitarian crises in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The re-emergence of Ebola in Mbandaka, in DRC’s…

Africa lost many lives to other diseases than COVID-19

As COVID-19 surges globally and leave fear and panic in its wake, global efforts are underway to find a cure. Yet, the same level of response is lacking for several other infectious diseases that kill millions annually. These kinds of…

Coronavirus: China reports 150 new deaths

China's death toll from the new coronavirus rose to 2,592 on Monday, after the National Health Commission reported 150 more fatalities, all but one in the epicenter of Hubei province. Monday's death toll was a jump on the 97 deaths…

WHO worries over outbreak of Corona virus in Africa

The World Health Organisation has express fear over the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Africa if cases start to be revealed due to the ill-equipped medical system even as it pledged to support African countries on joint preparedness…