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Cameroun : Une épidémie de choléra fait plus de 150 décès
Camerpost.com (23 oct 2014)
L’épidémie de choléra qui sévit depuis quelques mois notamment dans la partie septentrionale du Cameroun, a déjà occasionné la mort de plus de 150 personnes, a appris APA de sources hospitalières.
Grappling with a cholera epidemic in northern Cameroon
IFRC-RCS (20 Oct 2014)
...This year’s outbreak, which started in August, is causing havoc in more than 20 areas. Current government figures mention 2,019 patients, including 99 fatalities, with the locality of Mogodé, in the Far North Region, hardest hit.
Cholera outbreak in the West and Central Africa: Regional Update, 2014 (Week 39)
Reliefweb (20 Oct 2014)
Lake chad basin toward a 2015 cholera epidemic: since the beginning of the year, approximately 37,000 cases and 760 deaths have been registered in Nigeria, Cameroon and Niger.
Democratic Republic of Congo - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #4, Fiscal Year (FY) 2014
USAID (16 Oct 2014)
...Health actors recorded more than 5,500 cholera cases—including nearly 180 deaths—in Katanga between January and August, representing a nearly 50 percent decrease from the 11,500 cases...