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A 20-case day follows an 18-case day, and totals have now topped 1,200.
Admission to an Ebola treatment unit was tied to a 38% drop in secondary cases.
The new Beni case is among 6 reported today, bringing the outbreak total to 859 cases.
Officials halted surveillance activities in Vuhovi after a nurse from Bisongo was killed.
The flurry of new cases include 3 classified as probable involving people buried before samples were obtained.
The WHO's director-general today warned that 'red zones' in conflict areas could be hiding places for Ebola.
Of $1.6 billion appropriated, $412 million has been targeted to 131 projects.
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