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Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border

Sep 22, 2018 - Associated Press

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - Congolese authorities are announcing a confirmed Ebola death close to the Ugandan border.

The vice governor of Ituri Province says the 32-year-old woman had assisted in the burials of other Ebola cases but had refused an Ebola vaccination and disappeared from the city of Beni. She died on Thursday at a hospital in Tshomia.

This is the closest a confirmed Ebola death in the current outbreak has been to the heavily traveled border with Uganda.

Congo's healt...