Boy dies of Ebola in Uganda in first cross-border case from current Congo outbreak
Wednesday, 12 June 2019 () A five year-old boy has died of Ebola in Uganda, a health official said on Wednesday, in the first case of the disease crossing the border from the current outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo made the long-feared jump across borders with three cases confirmed Wednesday in Uganda. A 5-year-old Congolese boy who had the virus died while in Uganda, CNN reports. The World Health Organization and Ugandan health authorities said the boy had...
MPONDWE, Uganda (AP) — Several well-trodden paths crisscross this lush area where people walk between Congo and Uganda to visit nearby family and friends and... Seattle Times Also reported by •SeattlePI.com •Reuters
A second person has died of Ebola in Uganda following an outbreak in the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo, health officials have said. Independent Also reported by •Reuters •BBC News •Reuters India