An August 9 report in Radio Moto Butembo-Beni: EBOLA in Beni: The vaccination launched, the authority pleads for the expansion of the activity to all the population. The Google translation:
The official launch of the Ebola virus vaccination campaign took place on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 in the health zone of Mabalako and around. It is in the great North Kivu, in the territory of Beni. The related ceremonies were presided over by the National Minister of Health in MANGINA, in the presence of the population of this commune and all concerned by the vaccination. Those concerned include health professionals, contacts of registered cases and contacts of contacts.
In his speech, the director general of the fight against Ebola in the DRC praised the contribution of all in the pillars of surveillance, medical care, psycho-social, prevention, communication and social delay in this period of struggle. Pillars before vaccination, another effective weapon against Ebola, explained BATHE NDJOLOKO TAMBWE.
On behalf of the people of Beni, the administrator of this territory has encouraged all stakeholders in the fight against the epidemic. KASEREKA KIBWANA At the same time, Donat pleaded for the vaccination to be extended to the entire population of the health zone of Mabalako and its surroundings.
For his part, the national health minister conveyed the compassion of the head of state to all citizens, victims of the tenth Ebola outbreak in the DRC. Oly ILUNGA sensitized the population to trust the health experts who are working to eradicate the disease.
Oly ILUNGA has promised the establishment of an Ebola analysis laboratory in Mangina in the coming days.