Malaria increases in Nimba County, Liberia

In the municipality of Ganta in Nimba County, approximately 200 people seek treatment for malaria every month. Almost half of the patients are children. Malaria cases are increasing.

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Advice For Travellers

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.