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Cameroon: Cholera Outbreak - Jan 2011

Status
Past
Countries
Cameroon
Disaster types
Epidemic

A serious cholera epidemic affected Cameroon since 2010. After a cholera-free period at the end of 2010, new cases started appearing in early 2011, with Centre, Littoral, South-West and West, as well as North and Far North regions standing out as the most affected regions. The disease affected a total of 23,152 people and killed 843. (IFRC, 1 Nov 2012)