Ebola deaths in Uganda rise to 23 as outbreak grows
The risk of potential serious public health impact from the outbreak within Uganda is considered high, WHO says. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - September 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Kenya: Govt Says Does Not Intend to Stop Flights From Uganda After Ebola Outbreak
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The government says it does not intend to stop flights from Uganda following the Ebola outbreak in Mubende district. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 27, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Kenya: Health Ministry Maps Out 20 Counties at Risk of Ebola Virus Infection
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The Ministry of Health now says twenty counties are at high risk of the Ebola Virus Disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 27, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Uganda's Ebola outbreak: Trainee doctors go on strike over safety fears
Trainee nurses, pharmacists and doctors at a Ugandan hospital fear their lives are being put at risk. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - September 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Uganda: Ebola Deaths Reach 11
[Nile Post] The Ministry of Health has said that the number of people who have died of Ebola in the country has reached 11. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 24, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Uganda: Nation Well Prepared for Ebola Outbreak
[The Conversation Africa] An outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus was announced by Uganda's ministry of health on 21 September 2022. Uganda has had at least six previous episodes of Ebola in 2000 (224 dead), 2007 (37 dead), 2011 (1 dead), two events in 2012 (21 dead) and 2019 (4 dead). The recently confirmed case is of the less deadly Sudan strain. Abdhalah Ziraba, a public health researcher who heads the emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases research unit at African Population and Health Research Center, outlines Uganda's pre (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 24, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Uganda: Seven Ebola Cases, One Death Confirmed in Uganda, WHO Scales Up Response
[UN News] The UN health agency, WHO, announced on Wednesday that it is speeding up efforts to respond to a fresh outbreak of the deadly, infectious Ebola disease in Uganda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 23, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Uganda confirms 7 Ebola cases, races to halt outbreak
Uganda has confirmed seven Ebola infections as authorities try to track down 43 contacts of known Ebola patients (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Uganda: Somalia on High Alert Following an Outbreak of Ebola in Uganda
[Shabelle] Somalia's Ministry of Health said Wednesday it's on high alert following an outbreak of Ebola virus in Uganda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 22, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

East Africa: Somalia on High Alert Following an Outbreak of Ebola in Uganda
[Shabelle] Somalia's Ministry of Health said Wednesday it's on high alert following an outbreak of Ebola virus in Uganda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 22, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Tanzania: Tanzania On High Alert As Uganda Declares Ebola Outbreak
[Daily News] Ministry of Health has said Tanzania has not recorded any Ebola case so far but all necessary measures are in place to contain the killer disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 22, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Kenya: Ebola Alert - Govt Urges Vigilance At Border Points Following Death in Uganda
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The Ministry of Health has issued an Ebola alert and asked counties to be vigilant and enhance surveillance at the border points after one person died in Uganda on Tuesday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 22, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Uganda: Sudan Strain of Ebola Detected in Uganda
[UN News] An outbreak of Ebola virus has been declared in Uganda after a case was confirmed in Mubende district, in the centre of the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Uganda Declares Ebola Outbreak After Fatality
The outbreak of the Sudan strain of ebolavirus, which includes eight other suspected cases, is the first to hit Uganda in more than a decade. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - September 20, 2022 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Uganda declares Ebola outbreak after Sudan strain found
An outbreak of Ebola has been declared in Uganda after health authorities confirmed a case of the relatively rare Sudan strain following the death of a 24-year-old man who showed symptoms. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - September 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news