The balance sheet of the new ebola epidemic on August 1, in the Congolese province of North Kivu was named, has risen to 75 dead. Reports that the ministry of Health. Of them are already 47 dead confirmed ebola cases, the remaining 28 are thought to be due to the virus.
‘In total, all 111 cases of haemorrhagic fever reported in the region, ” says the ministry. The last case was on 26 August registered.
‘Since August 8, 2018, 4.130 persons vaccinated.’ In addition, 2.445 people followed them because they may come in contact with ebola.
It is already the tenth time that the Congo has to deal with the virus. The new outbreak in North Kivu came just days after the government had let them know that an ebola outbreak in the northwest of the country, was controlled. It fell in total 33 dead.
Ebola is a highly infectious koortsaandoening that leads to massive internal bleeding, often resulting in death.