New Ebola cases in DR Congo spark panic and border closures


The wife and daughter of a man who died from Ebola last week have been diagnosed with the disease, causing panic among DR Congo officials.

It marks the first transmission of the disease in the city of Goma on the Rwandan border – something health experts have long feared.

They have begun the long work of vaccinating anyone who may have come into contact with the man.

He died on Wednesday after spending several days at home with his large family while showing symptoms of Ebola.

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Source: Sky News