Ebola Virus Disease

Ebola virus outbreak reported in Guinea, West Africa

The risk of introduction of Ebola virus into South Africa from the outbreak in Guinea is considered low. The outbreak is confined at the moment to remote rural parts of Guinea and few people would travel to this area for work or tourism. Ebola disease cannot be spread...

Ebola: Advice for travellers

The Ebola outbreak is widespread in Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia, with one imported fatal case in Lagos. There has been a rapid response to this case and containment measures have been introduced with follow up of possible contacts.  Read the rest of the...

Ebola Virus Disease – WHO Sitrep 18

On 31 May 2017, no new confirmed, probable or suspected EVD cases were reported. The last confirmed case was reported on 11 May 2017. There are currently a total of two confirmed, three probable and 12 suspected cases. WHO, UN Agencies, international organizations,...

Copy of Ebola: Advice for travellers

The Ebola outbreak is widespread in Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia, with one imported fatal case in Lagos. There has been a rapid response to this case and containment measures have been introduced with follow up of possible contacts.  Read the rest of the...

Copy of Copy of Ebola: Advice for travellers

The Ebola outbreak is widespread in Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia, with one imported fatal case in Lagos. There has been a rapid response to this case and containment measures have been introduced with follow up of possible contacts.  Read the rest of the...

Ebola virus outbreak reported in Guinea, West Africa

The risk of introduction of Ebola virus into South Africa from the outbreak in Guinea is considered low. The outbreak is confined at the moment to remote rural parts of Guinea and few people would travel to this area for work or tourism. Ebola disease cannot be spread...