Posted by: APO | 1 April 2019

Nigeria is steering towards another deadly Cholera outbreak

Overcrowded displacement camps coupled with a lack of basic sanitation facilities and hygiene will cause another cholera outbreak in northeast Nigeria if action is not taken now to prevent it, warns the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC). A record high number of 10,000 cases of cholera was recorded in northeast Nigeria in 2018, with more than 175 registered deaths, although the actual number may be higher.… Read more on https://africa-newsroom.com/press/nigeria-is-steering-towards-another-deadly-cholera-outbreak?lang=en


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