22 May 2017 Democratic Republic of the Congo
As of 19 May 2017, a total of 34 suspected cases with four deaths have been reported in Likati Health Zone. Five different clusters within Likati are currently being investigated. Samples from two cases have been confirmed as Zaire Ebola virus.
16 May 2017 Democratic Republic of the Congo
As of 15 May 2017, three clusters with a total of 19 suspected cases including 3 deaths have been reported in the last week in Likati, Bas Uele Province. Two linked cases have been confirmed as Ebola virus disease. Contact tracing is ongoing.
15 May 2017 Democratic Republic of the Congo
As of 13 May 2017, the first case has been confirmed from a cluster of nine suspected cases with three deaths in Likati, Bas Uele Province. The onset of symptoms for the case was 22 April 2017. Ministry of Health and WHO teams have been deployed.