Cholera outbreak in Hoima District, Uganda

Health authorities have reported 4 cases of cholera due to an outbreak in Nkondo Parish, Kabwoya Sub-county in Hoima District. Last week, 8 patients were treated for possible cholera symptoms.

Travellers to this area should be aware of the risk of exposure to cholera and take all necessary precautions to avoid consuming unsafe food and water.

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

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