Tag: health emergency

Ebola outbreak declared international health emergency

The World Health Organization declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo to be a “public health emergency of international concern”, saying that the recent risk of its spread in the city of Goma and into Uganda had increased the threat. Soraya Aziz Souleymane, Business & Human Rights defender joins CNBC Africa for more.

WHO declares DRC Ebola outbreak global health emergency

On Wednesday the 17th of July, the World Health Organisation's Emergency Committee declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo a "Public health emergency of international concern". Niniola Soleye, Managing Director of DRASA Health Trust joins CNBC Africa for more.
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