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Borno Records Cholera Deaths, 530 Suspected Cases

Cholera has claimed no fewer than 23 deaths and 530 suspected cases in Borno, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said on Thursday. The UN...

Cholera

Last week in Sunday Sun, Enyeribe Ejiogu our Wardround Spreadsheet aficionado opened a Pandora box, when he discussed “Ways to protect your family from cholera”. I...

Yemen Conflict: 1m Children Risk Cholera

More than a million children in Yemen are at high risk of dying from cholera, says Save the Children. The charity warns that the children are severely malnourished, and...

Government Directs Traders In Plateau State To Conduct Monthly Environmental Sanitation.

Plateau Government on Saturday directed traders at the various markets in the state to conduct monthly environmental sanitation on every last Friday of the month. Mr...

Cholera, others sensitive to weather, climate –WHO

The World Health Organisation , WHO, has called for stronger action on climate-related health risks, which it said promote the incidence of diseases such as malaria,...

Cholera Claims 11 Lives In Borno

Health officials in Borno said on Friday that death toll from suspected cholera outbreak at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Biu, Biu Local Government...

Cholera outbreak : 3 killed, 34 affected in Plateau

From Ado Abubakar Musa, Jos No fewer than three persons were killed and 34  affected following an outbreak of cholera in Gumbur Ward, in Wase local government area of...

Seven more die of cholera epidemic in Jigawa

From Ahmed Abubakar, Dutse Seven more people have been confirmed dead from the recent outbreak of cholera in Hadejia local government area of Jigawa state, bringing the...

Death: Cholera Outbreak Kills 20 In Plateau

At last 20 people have been feared killed while 32 are currently hospitalised following a Cholera outbreak in Barkin town of Barkin Ladi local government, Plateau State....

Cholera kills 59 in Bauchi

From Ahmed Kaigama, Bauchi Fifty nine persons have been confirmed killed, in a fresh outbreak of cholera in Bauchi state. The state’s Commissioner of health, Dr. Sani...

Cholera looms in Oyo town, as residents defecate in schools

Blocks of classrooms turn into latrines Unless appropriate authorities take urgent steps on the dehumanizing and unhygienic situation at the L .A. Primary School, Bola,...