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Six new cases of Ebola confirmed in DRC

The announcement comes as vaccinations entered a second day in an effort to contain the deadly virus.

The DRC health ministry on Tuesday announced six new confirmed Ebola cases and two more suspected cases, AP reported.

The announcement came as vaccinations entered a second day in an effort to contain the deadly virus in a city of more than 1 million residents.

Dozens of health workers in the northwestern provincial capital, Mbandaka, have received vaccinations amid expectations that some will be deployed to the rural epicentre of the epidemic.

African News Agency (ANA)

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