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Approximately 200 people have been infected and 20 have died as a result of a cholera outbreak in the Rivers State in southern Nigeria, according to a Guardian News report. The outbreak in various communities...

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The southern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) province of Katanga is seeing its share of problems including instability, violence and hundreds of thousands of internally displaced people. However,...

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The Haiti Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP) has reported nearly 15,000 cases of the bacterial disease, cholera during the first ten months of the year, according to a United Nation’s Office...

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The cholera outbreak that started in June 2014 is still on. As of 5 October 2014 (week 40), a total of 20,955 cases with 16 deaths (case fatality rate of 0.8%) were reported from 101 out of the 216 districts...

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The land-locked West African country of Niger has reported a surge of cholera cases in September, including a number of fatalities in the capital city of Niamey. According to the UN’s Office for...

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World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim on Thursday pledged US$50 million ahead of the “Haiti: Clean water, Improved sanitation, Better health” conference and called on donors and other partners to...

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A cholera outbreak in Ghana, which has affected thousands of people to date, has caused the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to issue an advisory for travelers to the West African country. According...

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A new cholera outbreak in Sokoto state, Nigeria has hospitalized dozens and killed 16, according to a Premium Times report Friday.  The deaths and admissions due to the cholera outbreak occurred within...

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In a follow-up to a report last week, the cholera outbreak in Ghana has increased both in number of cases and in death toll, according to a Reuters report Friday. The Ghana Health Service (GHS) say the...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health announced they were investigating a confirmed case of cholera this weekend. The case involved a 31-year-old man who has diarrhea...