Sunday, November 27, 2022

Cholera outbreak

November 24, 2022

Malawi worried cholera outbreak could worsen in rainy season

The outbreak now has a mortality rate of 3.1 per cent up from 2 per cent in March, according to the minister.

July 19, 2022

Kano govt confirms 189 cholera cases in 20 LGAs

There has been a decline in cases of the outbreak as against in 2021 when the state recorded 12,116 cases with 329 deaths.

Cholera patients
December 30, 2021

WHO donates materials to curb Adamawa cholera outbreak

Nigeria has recorded hundreds of cholera cases since the beginning of 2021, with Adamawa recording 1,783, with 54 deaths as of December 23, 2021.

Cholera patients
December 9, 2021

Several people killed in Bayelsa cholera outbreak

Within the next 24 hours, we will be able to handle and curb the situation to prevent further spread of the bacteria.”

Cholera patients
September 7, 2021

Cholera kills 2,141 Nigerians, country monitoring 65,145 ‘suspected’ cases

NCDC has announced 65,145 suspected cases of cholera, including 2,141 deaths, representing a case fatality rate (CFR) of 3.3 per cent as of September 2, 2021.

Cholera patients
September 7, 2021

Buhari regime to build toilets to stop FCT cholera outbreak

President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime says it will soon begin building toilets with boreholes and solar-powered pumps to curb the FCT cholera outbreak.

August 28, 2021

Nasarawa partners religious, traditional leaders to tackle cholera, spends N1.5 billion on erosion control

The state is collaborating with traditional and religious leaders to educate residents on the need to maintain good hygiene standards.

Child suffering from cholera
August 13, 2021

Cholera killed 146 people: Kebbi Govt

The Kebbi Epidemic Rapid Response Team says 146 people died following a cholera outbreak in the state.

Atiku Bagudu
August 12, 2021

204 killed, 2,500 hospitalised in Kebbi cholera outbreak: Report

Cholera killed no fewer than 204 persons, led to the hospitalisation of 2,551 in 20 Kebbi local government areas, a NAN investigation revealed.

Cholera patients
August 4, 2021

Katsina government confirms cholera outbreak

The state government did not disclose which local governments were affected or the number of persons involved.

Dr Shamsuddeen Yahaya