Ebola cases in DR Congo exceeds 1000


The recent outbreak of Ebola in eastern DR Congo has continued to be on a rise, with the number now exceeding over  1,000, almost two-thirds of whom have died.

According to the health Minister, he said; “The accumulated number of cases is 1,009,” of which 629 cases were fatal.

The outbreak was first recorded in North Kivu province on August 1, and then spread to neighbouring Ituri province.

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