Dakar, Nov. 23 -- ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, November 23, 2020/APO Group/ -- The Minister of Health of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), H.E. Dr Eteni Longondo, today declared an end to the 11th Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in the North-Western Province (Equateur) of the country, five months after the outbreak began.

"The ability of the DRC Government and partners to quickly and effectively bring an end to the 11th Ebola outbreak is a remarkable milestone, especially at this time that the world is struggling to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic", said H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chairperson of the African Union Commission. "I commend the resolute determination and coordinated effort of all the partners, healthcare workers and community ...