Cholera Outbreak infects 21 people in Accra

Following a serious flood, health authorities have detected 21 new cholera cases since October 27, 2011. The cases were reported to be residents of Odawna and Adabraka, two of the worst hit areas during the flood.

Travellers to this area should be aware of the risk of exposure to cholera and take 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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