I can confirm [in response to Soce Fall, WHO Geneva] from the field here in Butembo. Currently, the response teams are doing their best to fight againt nosocomial transmission. But, because of insecurity, unsafty, their daily work is hard. Some of those HFs are under the responsability of owners connected to Maï Maï rebels in Butembo and Katwa.
HIFA profile: Elhadji Mamadou Mbaye is scientific officer at the Institute for Health Research, Epidemiological Surveillance and Training, IRESSEF, in Senegal. [Currently working in Butembo, DR Congo.] elhadjimbaye AT gmail.com