PRO/AH/EDR> Ebola update (53): Uganda (KS) ex Congo DR (NK) 1st cross-border cases, MOH, WHO

Ebola — DR Congo
The Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization (WHO) have confirmed a case of Ebola virus disease in Uganda. Although there have been numerous previous alerts, this is the 1st confirmed case in Uganda during the Ebola outbreak on-going in neighbouring Democratic Republic of the Congo.
The confirmed case is a 5-year-old child from the Democratic Republic of the Congo who travelled with his family on [9 Jun 2019]. The child and his family entered the country through Bwera Border