Ebola is Back in Uganda, Experts Confirm

The developing story coming in on our news desk affirms of an Ebola outbreak in Kasese district.

According to the Ministry of health, it has Tuesday 11th June confirmed the outbreak in the western district of Uganda with one case confirmed and the situation is currently under medical scrutiny.

A five-year-old boy is the patient under isolation and has been admitted at Bwera Hospital Ebola Treatment Unit as he undergoes further management.

While addressing the media on Tuesday evening, the Minister of Health, Dr Jane Ruth Aceng stated that a team of experts is monitoring up the deceased family members, with two more samples taken and eight more contacts under supervision.

We shall keep you posted.