A health worker puts on Ebola protection gear at a treatment centre in Beni, Democratic Republic of Congo. Photo: ReutersA health worker puts on Ebola protection gear at a treatment centre in Beni, Democratic Republic of Congo. Photo: Reuters
A health worker puts on Ebola protection gear at a treatment centre in Beni, Democratic Republic of Congo. Photo: Reuters

Ebola outbreak fears after deadly virus found in DR Congo city of Goma for first time

  • Experts have long feared that virus could make its way to Goma on the Rwanda border
  • But officials say risk of spreading was ‘low’ after infected priest arrived in city by bus

Topic |   Ebola virus
A health worker puts on Ebola protection gear at a treatment centre in Beni, Democratic Republic of Congo. Photo: ReutersA health worker puts on Ebola protection gear at a treatment centre in Beni, Democratic Republic of Congo. Photo: Reuters
A health worker puts on Ebola protection gear at a treatment centre in Beni, Democratic Republic of Congo. Photo: Reuters
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