Cholera breaks out in Abeokuta North and Abeokuta South in Ogun, Nigeria

An outbreak of cholera has caused 5 deaths in the area of Abeokuta North and Abeokuta South in Ogun State. Travellers to any area where cholera has been reported can reduce the risk of exposure to this infection by strictly observing all food and water precautions. If gastrointestinal symptoms (e.g., vomiting and profuse watery diarrhoea) develop while visiting the affected area, travellers should seek medical care at once.

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