Malaria outbreak in Zimbabwe.

Health authorities are reporting an outbreak of malaria in Goromonzi West. A total of 11 people have died and 909 cases have been registered. The affected areas are Maiden of Svisva, Svisva 1 and 2 and Chabwino compound in Goromonzi West Constituency.

Travellers to this area should be aware of the risk of exposure to malaria and take all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites.  Malaria prophylaxis is recommended.

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