Grief has befallen on the people of Ntungamo in Western Uganda following an outbreak of Ebola in in Kibutamo LCI in Ntungamo District.
The reports from this district indicate that over 10 people have died
of suspected Ebola and over 35 others are admitted at the different health
centres in the district. The dead include Benon Rumanzi, 45, Kenneth
Kwoshaba 22, Faraziya Katayomba, 93, Geoffrey Turyahebwa, 21, Eliphaz Tayebwa,
and Jovance Katongana, 42.
The relatives of the deceased persons told Ntungamo district health officials
that the deceased vomited and complained of headache, fever and too much heat
before their death.