*The death toll in Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo reached 500, the country’s health ministry disclosed on Saturday.*

According to Congo’s health ministry, there have been 502 deaths and 271 people cured. However, the regular vaccination programmes have prevented thousands of more deaths from taking place in the region.

Health minister Oly Ilunga Kalenga noted that for the first time, a vaccination programme had protected approximately 76,425 people and prevented thous…
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