Ebola Information

The public is notified of an EBOLA/ VHF (Viral Hemorrhagic fever) epidemic in some West African Nations. There is a possibility that the number of countries affected will increase over time. Although Botswana has not registered any Ebola cases, the Ministry and other authorities are on high alert and continue to monitor the situation.

The Ministry assures the public that we are doing everything possible to protect the population and prevent Ebola from entering Botswana. The public is also advised to be on alert, know the signs, symptoms and to take the necessary prevention measures that will ensure that Ebola is kept at bay.

Enquiries: health@gov.bw