NewsDesk @bactiman63 Chikungunya is relatively rare in Senegal. The World Health Organization (WHO) reported two confirmed cases of the mosquito-borne illness through August 1 in Sokone and Pikine districts;...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Almost three out of ten children in 13 Sub-Saharan Africa countries are infected with malaria, with older under-five children living in large families with low incomes in rural areas...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up concerning Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in Senegal, health officials report a second case of the disease on May 9, this case from the Linguère district...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The World Health Organization reports: The Ministry of Health of Senegal has reported a confirmed case of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever on 21 April 2023 in a 35-year-old male...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Institut Pasteur in Dakar confirmed by polymerase chain reaction a case of Rift Valley fever (RVF) from Matam district, Matam region on November 28. The case is a 19-year-old...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 On 12 August 2022, the World Health Organization (WHO) was notified of a confirmed outbreak of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) ongoing in Podor District, Saint-Louis region,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 An outbreak of Rift Valley fever (RVF) is ongoing in Senegal, which was declared by health authorities after confirmation of the first case on November 10 by the Pasteur Institute...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) reported yesterday an update on the yellow fever outbreak in the West Africa nation of Senegal. Since October, a total of seven confirmed...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Aug. 12, health officials reported a Crimean Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in Senegal. The case was detected as part of the epidemiological surveillance system...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews UN officials reported a coronavirus disease 2019 case (COVID-19) case in Senegal, the latest country to  report a case on the African continent. The case-patient...