Latest Ebola Alerts

UGANDA - 9/22/2018 - VIRUS - Authorities in Uganda are on high alert after the Democratic Republic of Congo on September 21 confirmed a case of Ebola on its border with Uganda. Details   

DEM. REP. OF CONGO - 9/21/2018 - VIRUS - Democratic Republic of Congo has confirmed a case of Ebola on its border with Uganda, in Tchomia on the shores of Lake Albert. Details   

TANZANIA - 9/20/2018 - HEALTH - Travellers from the DRC may be subject to health screening at ports of entry in Tanzania due to Ebola outbreak. UK FCO Details   

KENYA - 9/18/2018 - HEALTH - ENTRY - Information on health screening measures at some airports and border crossings due to recent Ebola outbreak in the Democatic Republic of Congo. UK FCO Details   

SOUTH SUDAN - 9/10/2018 - HEALTH - No suspected/confirmed cases of Ebola. South Sudan continues to maintain screening facilities at Juba Airport, along the land border crossings with DRC - US GOV Details   


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Current Ebola Travel Alerts as of Saturday, September 22, 2018  4:26:36 PM

BOTSWANA
6/6/2018HEALTH - ENTRY- If youre entering Botswana from Ebola affected countries, youll be subject to Ebola screening and may be denied entry/quarantined on arrival. AU DFAT Details

DEM. REP. OF CONGO
9/21/2018VIRUS - Democratic Republic of Congo has confirmed a case of Ebola on its border with Uganda, in Tchomia on the shores of Lake Albert. Details
9/5/2018VIRUS - Butembo - Ebola outbreak expands. A patient with the virus died in Butembo, a city of nearly 1 million people and North Kivu provinces second largest city. Details
8/29/2018VIRUS - A fast-growing Ebola outbreak in the DR Congo could become the worst in East Africa after the deadly virus spread to an area surrounded by armed militants. Details
8/27/2018HEALTH - New information on the Ebola virus disease. AU DFAT Details
8/26/2018VIRUS - Goma - UPDATE: A total of 111 cases of haemorrhagic fever were reported in North Kivu, 83 confirmed and 28 probable. Details
8/24/2018VIRUS - 103 cases of Ebola have been identified in North Kivu and Ituri, including 63 deaths since the outbreak erupted. A doctor living in Oicha contracted Ebola. Details
8/17/2018VIRUS - The death toll from the Ebola outbreak in the DR Congo has increased to 44 people. 78 registered cases - 51 are confirmed and 27 are probable. Details
8/15/2018VIRUS - North-Kivu - Ebola outbreak in North Kivu. 66 cases of hemorrhagic fever were reported in the region, 39 confirmed and 27 probable. Details
8/11/2018COMBAT - Suspected rebels killed 7 civilians in an overnight attack in northeastern Congo highlighting the threat to efforts to contain the latest Ebola virus outbreak. Details
8/10/2018HEALTH - North-Kivu - The tenth death of a confirmed Ebola case was recorded Thursday in North Kivu province in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Details
8/9/2018EBOLA - New Ebola outbreak is declared in Congos eastern border with Uganda. At least 43 people have been infected in North Kivu province, including 36 who have died. Details
8/7/2018VIRUS - UPDATE: An Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo has been confirmed as the Zaire strain of the virus, and vaccinations will start on Wed Aug 8. Details
8/7/2018HEALTH - The DRC Government confirmed an outbreak of the Ebola virus in North Kivu province, originating in Beni territory. UK FCO Details
8/4/2018HEALTH - UPDATE: An outbreak of the Ebola virus declared this week in eastern Congo is believed to have killed 33 people. Exercise caution. Follow local media reports. Details
8/3/2018VIRUS - DR Congo reports an outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Province of North Kivu. DRC MoH reported 4 confirmed cases of Ebola virus 30 km west of Beni. US GOVT. Details
8/2/2018HEALTH - A new outbreak of Ebola virus has hit the DR of Congo, just days after the last outbreak was declared over. 4 cases have been positively identified. Details
8/1/2018WEATHER - 4 cases of Ebola were confirmed in Beni territory in North Kivu province. UK FCO Details
8/1/2018HEALTH - At least four new cases of Ebola have emerged in Congos east, just a week after an outbreak in the northwest was declared over. Details
7/25/2018HEALTH - DRC Government and the World Health Organization declared an end to the Ebola outbreak in Equateur province. UK FCO Details
7/24/2018HEALTH - Kinshasa - Congos health ministry confirms the end of the countrys latest Ebola outbreak. Details
6/2/2018HEALTH - UPDATE: Health authorities in Democratic Republic of Congo had detected five fresh suspected cases of Ebola. Three in the Bikoro area and two in Wangata. Details
5/26/2018HEALTH - Kinshasa - Ebola vaccinations to begin Monday in 2 rural areas of Congo where latest deadly outbreak was declared this month as the no. of cases rose to 35 with 10 deaths. Details
5/24/2018VIRUS - Mbandaka - UPDATE: A Catholic priest has been quarantined after being infected with the Ebola virus in the town of Mbandaka, a transport hub located on the Congo River. Details
5/23/2018HEALTH - Mbandaka - Three patients infected with the deadly Ebola virus have escaped from a hospital holding them in quarantine in Mbandaka. 2 found dead, one under observation. Details
5/23/2018HEALTH - Kinshasa - Congos health ministry announced 6 new confirmed Ebola cases and 2 new suspected cases Tuesday as vaccinations entered a 2nd day in an effort to contain virus. Details
5/21/2018EBOLA - Bikoro - A nurse has died from Ebola in Bikoro, bringing the death toll to 27. There are now 49 hemorrhagic fever cases: 22 confirmed, 21 probable and 6 suspected. Details
5/20/2018HEALTH - Mbandaka - UPDATE: Congo will begin administering an experimental Ebola vaccine Monday in Mbandaka. The death toll of the current Ebola outbreak has risen to 26. Details
5/19/2018EBOLA - Mbandaka - Three new cases of the often lethal Ebola virus have been confirmed in Mbandaka city. Details
5/18/2018HEALTH - UPDATE 11 new cases of Ebola confirmed in the northwest town of Bikoro, widening an outbreak that the WHO believes has already infected 44 people and killed 15. Details
5/18/2018HEALTH - Additional information on Ebola outbreak. UK FCO Details
5/17/2018VIRUS - Mbandaka - UPDATE- The Ebola outbreak in Congo has spread from the countryside into a city, prompting fears that the disease will be increasingly difficult to control. Details
5/15/2018HEALTH - CDC NOTICE: A new outbreak of Ebola in the Bikoro area, Equateur province in the northwest corner of the country. Details
5/13/2018HEALTH - UPDATE: Congo and UN agencies began deploying emergency teams to try to prevent the spread of an Ebola epidemic suspected to have infected more than 30 people. Details
5/11/2018VIRUS - Bikoro - UPDATE: Ebola has been confirmed in two of 17 hemorrhagic fever deaths seen in recent weeks in the northwest village of Bikoro. Details
5/10/2018VIRUS - Equateur - 27 possible cases, including 17 deaths and two confirmed cases, of Ebola virus disease reported in the province of Equateur. - US GOVT Details
5/10/2018HEALTH - UPDATE: At least 17 people had died in an area of northwestern Democratic Republic of Congo where health officials have now confirmed an outbreak of Ebola. Details
5/9/2018HEALTH - Equator - Addition of information on 2 confirmed cases of Ebola in the town of Bikoro, near Mbandaka in Equateur province. UK FCO Details
5/8/2018HEALTH - Two cases of Ebola have been confirmed in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. At least ten more cases were also suspected in the northwestern town of Bikoro. Details

ETHIOPIA
6/6/2018HEALTH - To prevent spread of Ebola Virus into Ethiopia, authorities introduced additional health screening for international travellers at all points of entry. AU DFAT Details
6/1/2018EBOLA - Following an outbreak of Ebola, Ethiopian authorities are routinely screening all international travelers at all 34 points of entry into Ethiopia. - US GOVT. Details

GHANA
5/10/2018VIRUS - Ports, border offices, all the districts have been alerted to look out for the signs of Ebola virus as Ghana is on high alert after the outbreak in DR Congo Details

KENYA
9/18/2018HEALTH - ENTRY - Information on health screening measures at some airports and border crossings due to recent Ebola outbreak in the Democatic Republic of Congo. UK FCO Details
5/24/2018HEALTH - Addition of information on health screening measures at some airports and border crossings due to Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. UK FCO Details
5/9/2018HEALTH - All travelers entering Kenya will have to be screened following an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Details

NIGERIA
8/9/2018HEALTH - The outbreak of Ebola in the DRC could result in additional checks taking place at international airports in Nigeria. UK FCO Details
5/31/2018OTHER - ENTRY Addition of information on possible additional checks at international airports following an outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo. UK FCO Details
5/30/2018HEALTH - Lagos - The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has intensified ebola screening of inbound and outbound passengers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport. Details
5/9/2018HEALTH - The Nigeria Immigration Service imposes airport screenings to ensure that Ebola does not enter the country, following a fresh outbreak in the DR Congo. Details

RWANDA
8/13/2018HEALTH - The Rwandan government has put in place screening procedures for Ebola at all entry points including land borders and at airports. UK FCO Details
8/4/2018HEALTH - Rwanda has started Ebola screening of travellers entering the country following a fresh outbreak of the deadly virus disease in its neighbour DR Congo. Details
8/3/2018HEALTH - 4 cases of Ebola were confirmed in Beni territory in North Kivu province in DRC. UK FCO Details
8/2/2018VIRUS - Kigali - The DR Congo reports an outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Province of North Kivu, which borders western Rwanda. Monitor local media for updates. US GOVT Details
6/4/2018EBOLA - Following an outbreak of the Ebola in DRC, routine screenings of all travelers arriving from the DRC at points of entry into Rwanda are being conducted - US GOV Details

SIERRA LEONE
7/26/2018VIRUS - A new Ebola virus has been found in bats in Sierra Leone. It is not yet known if the Bombali Ebola virus has been transmitted to people. Details

SOUTH SUDAN
9/10/2018HEALTH - No suspected/confirmed cases of Ebola. South Sudan continues to maintain screening facilities at Juba Airport, along the land border crossings with DRC - US GOV Details

TANZANIA
9/20/2018HEALTH - Travellers from the DRC may be subject to health screening at ports of entry in Tanzania due to Ebola outbreak. UK FCO Details
8/21/2018VIRUS - Tanzania is at high risk of Ebola outbreak as new outbreaks in the neighbouring DR Congo have occurred in regions closer to the country than previous cases. Details
5/31/2018EBOLA - Following an outbreak of the Ebola in DRC, routine screenings of all travelers arriving at points of entry into Tanzania are being conducted. - US GOVT. Details

UGANDA
9/22/2018VIRUS - Authorities in Uganda are on high alert after the Democratic Republic of Congo on September 21 confirmed a case of Ebola on its border with Uganda. Details
8/15/2018HEALTH - Kasese - Three alert cases recorded in the western part of Uganda have tested negative for Ebola. Details
8/6/2018HEALTH - Kampala - U.S. Embassy Kampala is monitoring a new outbreak of Ebola virus that has been announced by the Ministry of Health of Democratic Republic of Congo.-US GOVT Details
8/6/2018HEALTH - Information on health screening measures at some airports and border crossings due to Ebola outbreak in North Kivu in the Democratic Republic of Congo. UK FCO Details
5/31/2018EBOLA - Additional screening of flights and passengers originated from areas in DR Congo where Ebola was reported and arriving at points of entry into Uganda - US GOVT Details
5/12/2018HEALTH - Health officials in West Nile have issued an alert following the outbreak of Ebola outbreak in neighboring DR Congo that has killed 17 people. Details
5/9/2018HEALTH - Uganda is on alert following an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo, which has left at least 17 people dead. Details

UNITED STATES
7/29/2018HEALTH - Denver, CO - Denver Health Medical Centre put in lockdown and a patient who just returned from the Congo, placed in isolation over fears of a possible Ebola virus outbreak. Details

ZIMBABWE
8/17/2018HEALTH - Beitbridge - Panic has gripped the country following the death of a man in the border town of Beitbridge from a disease whose symptoms match those of the deadly Ebola virus Details