Democratic Republic of the Congo
A small Dornier 228-200 ploughs into densely-populated neighborhood in Goma.
The situation in Democratic Republic of Congo has been described as of "international concern".
More than 1,00 have died in the latest outbreak in the DRC.
She shares the accolade with Congolese gynaecologist Denis Mukwege.
The outbreak is estimated to cost more than R300-million to contain.
If the disease spreads further, committee members may reconsider whether to declare an international emergency.
A case of the virus has now been confirmed in a major city.
Experts say the current situation is alarming because of a higher risk of transmission.
A city in the Democratic Republic of Congo that’s home to over 1 million people is now at risk.
Two Brits were kidnapped – and later released – by armed assailants.