Democratic Republic of Congo has launched the Ebola vaccination campaign. The WHO African Region tweeted
The authorities of #RDC today launched the vaccination campaign against #Ebola at #Butembo , just a week after the virus resurgence. Hospital staff #Matanda , where the first positive case was treated, was the first to receive the vaccine.
The first people to be vaccinated were health workers at Matanda health centre, where the first Ebola patient was treated.
They were given the single-dose vaccine rVSV-ZEBOV – better known as Ervebo.