It is reported by ABC News.
According to the local Ministry of Health and the National Institute for Biomedical Research, a three-year-old child was infected.
After showing symptoms of the disease, he was sent to a hospital in Beni.
The child died on 6 October after testing positive for the virus.
About a hundred people who may have been exposed to the virus will soon be under medical supervision.
In August, the first case of Ebola infection in a quarter century was confirmed in Côte d’Ivoire.