More cholera deaths in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Health officials have reported at least 23 deaths due a cholera outbreak in Equateur Province. The South Ubangi area has recorded 15 deaths out of 119 cases in the past 5 days.

Travellers in 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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