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Guinea Government Confirms New Ebola Outbreak Near Liberian Border

The government of Guinea has confirmed a new Ebola outbreak in the southeastern city of Nzerekore, near the border with Liberia. Nzerekore was ground zero of the 2014 Ebola outbreak in West Africa that killed more than 11,300 people. Guinea’s infor...
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With 3 Ebola Cases Confirmed, Guinea Prepares to Welcome MSF Mission

After three Ebola cases were confirmed in Guinea, local health authorities declared an outbreak in the rural area of Gouéké in N’Zerekore on January 14.In response to the newly reported cases, Doctors Without Borders (MSF, for its French acronym) annou...
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Doctors Report Sudden Coronavirus Spike in Somalia

Health authorities in Somalia say the country has been hit by a second wave of the coronavirus, blaming travels abroad and public gatherings ahead of elections for the increase in cases. Minister of Health and Social Care Dr. Fawziya Abikar said cases...
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Malawi President Sacks COVID-19 Fund Heads over Alleged Abuse of Covid Funds

In a televised address Sunday, Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera said he was outraged with alleged abuse of $8 million (MK6.2 billion) he allocated in August for tackling the pandemic.Malawi’s office of the ombudsman said more than half the money was ...
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