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173 dead, as cholera ravages Kano

173 dead, as cholera ravages Kano

About 173 people have died in Kano as a result of a cholera outbreak that is ravaging the 44 local governments in Kano State.

Cholera resurfaces in Adamawa as 6 LGAs record 70 cases

Cholera resurfaces in Adamawa as 6 LGAs record 70 cases

By Umar Yusuf – Yola The Cholera epidemic ravaging Adamawa state is on the rise as 70 cases have so far been recorded as at Sunday. This came as the polio virus disease has also been discovered in some communities in the state. Adamawa State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Sunday, called a stakeholders meeting to […]

Cholera: Nigeria confirms 526 deaths, 22,130 suspected cases in FCT, 18 states

Cholera: Nigeria confirms 526 deaths, 22,130 suspected cases in FCT, 18 states

By Gabriel Olawale The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has announced that 526  persons have died from cholera even as 22,130 suspected cases of the disease were recorded in 18 states and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, since the beginning of the cholera outbreak in 2021. The agency also revealed that 28 per cent […]

Cholera: FCTA intensifies sensitisation as death toll reaches 60

Cholera: FCTA intensifies sensitisation as death toll reaches 60

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has intensified communitysensitisation on cholera and severe diarrhea diseases outbreak, as death toll rises from 54 to 60. The FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, made the disclosure at the continuation of sensitisation on cholera and other acute diarrhoea diseases in Pyakasa and Gwagwa communities on Thursday in […]