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Cholera outbreak kills nearly 100 in Nigeria...

The outbreak was declared two weeks ago in restive Borno, where hundreds of thousands of displaced people live in camps.

Cholera outbreak has killed 55 in Niger:...

The epicentre of the outbreak is the Maradi region of the country, where 98% of cases have been registered, the UN humanitarian agency (OCHA) said in an...

KCCA cracks down on fruit vendors to curb...

Kaujju said the mango and sugarcane vendors peel the fruits for their customers, yet they do not wash the fruits and hands.

Uganda vaccinates more than 360,000 people...

The immunisation drive is part of efforts to control an ongoing cholera outbreak which has affected both refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo...

Cholera outbreak in Hoima: What does Uganda...

Cholera is an acute diarrheal disease caused by eating food or drinking water that is contaminated by faeces. T

Cholera kills 22 in Hoima refugee camp

In order to contain the outbreak, the health ministry and partners have established cholera treatment centres at the Kyangwali and Kyaka II refugee settlements....

Zambia police tear gas traders angered by...

Authorities have banned several street markets in Lusaka in an effort to reduce the volume of food and drink sold in unsanitary open-air locations.

Zambia deploys army to battle cholera after...

"I have directed all the three wings of the Defence Force to join the Ministry of Health... to escalate efforts to minimise the spread of cholera in our...

Why real progress to fix sanitation is still...

Open disposal of human waste is still among the major problems that will not go away soon.

Uganda on high alert as Cholera kills over...

Cholera is a bacterial infection spread mostly by unsafe water and unsafe food that has been contaminated with human faeces

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