NewsDesk @bactiman63 South Africa’s National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) confirms that a second case of monkeypox has been detected. The case involves a 32-year-old male residing...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Uganda officials report more than 1,000 people in sixteen villages in Hoima district are battling a fresh outbreak of scabies– Nyakabingo, Bineneza, Kalyango, Kigawa, Bugandale,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Since the beginning of 2022, 1,715 cases (1,636 suspected; 79 confirmed) and 73 deaths (CFR: 4.3%) of monkeypox have been reported from eight endemic and two non-endemic African Union...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Three cases of monkeypox have been confirmed in Benin, according to laboratory reports released on 14 June 2022. Two of the cases reportedly had recent travel history to Nigeria....

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) in South Africa confirms that a case of monkeypox has been identified through laboratory testing at the NICD on Wednesday,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reported: In Tigray, on 10 June, confirmed anthrax cases were reported in Mariam Adi-gesheti of Tahetaye adeyabo Woreda...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up report on the typhoid fever outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the World Health Organization (WHO) reports in 2022, from epidemiological week 1...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that the African country of Ghana has joined the list of countries reporting monkeypox infection among humans in the African region. On...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In early May 2022, officials in Kenya detected cholera in Kisumu County and through the end of the month, a total of 319 cases and two deaths were reported. While Kisumu County is...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 With the first reports in early March 2022 and as of May 19, the Central African Republic has so far recorded 17 suspected cases of monkey pox including eight confirmed cases and...