Outbreak of Cholera reported near Uganda border with Democratic Republic of the Congo

There are reports of a cholera outbreak in Karambo near the Uganda border with the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The reports do not say how many cases are involved or how many deaths may have occurred.

Travellers in this area can reduce their risk of exposure to cholera by taking 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.