Malaria deaths recorded in regions of Botswana
The Palapye Hospital has treated 27 people with malaria in the Tswapong North region, Maunatlala, Lerala and surrounding villages. At least 2 patients have died.
All travellers to any region where malaria transmission is occurring can reduce their risk of exposure by taking all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites. Anti-malaria medication is recommended.