Tag: cholera

Containing Nigeria’s cholera outbreak

The cholera outbreak in Northeastern Nigeria is a source of concern as Borno and Yobe States alone have recorded well over three thousand cases with 97 deaths. Dr. Clement Peter, Health Emergencies Cluster Coordinator for Nigeria at the World Health Organisation joins CNBC Africa from Abuja to shed some light on the outbreak and ways to contain it.

Zambia shuts three of Shoprite’s Hungry Lion restaurants

Zambia takes drastic measures after cholera outbreak.

Nigeria’s fight against Lassa fever, cholera outbreak

Nigeria's fight against Lassa fever, cholera outbreak

Mozambique cholera outbreak spreading with more than 1,200 infected

A cholera outbreak in parts of Mozambique has infected more than 1,200 people, killing two this month after heavy rains, and will spread further if no action is taken, a health ministry...