Malaria is the leading cause of illness in Côte d'Ivoire

Within the first six months of 2016, health officials in Tiébissou had confirmed 12,326 people infected with malaria, which is the leading cause of illness in the country this year.

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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.