Cholera cases and outbreaks reported from multiple African countries

Outbreaks and cases of cholera have been reported from the following countries:

Rwanda (Western province - cases reported to have been infected in the Democratic Republic of the Congo)
Nigeria (Kaduna, Gombe states)
Republic of the Congo (Likouala province)
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Mozambique (Maputo province)
Uganda (Mbale district)

Travellers in these countries and areas can reduce their risk of exposure to cholera by taking all necessary precautions to avoid consuming contaminated food and water.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Cholera.

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