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KENYA:Jacaranda, San Valencia hotels shut in cholera crackdown

July 2017 BusinessDaily;The Jacaranda and San Valencia Hotels in Nairobi have been shut down indefinitely following a cholera crackdown by government. The two top hotels are said to have offered catering services at public events where participants were later hospitalised after developing cholera-related symptoms. Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu said …

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SUDAN: Cholera Spreads in Darfur Camps

July 2017 RadioDabanga; The state Ministry of Health placed medical tents to combat the spread of cholera in the overcrowded Kalma camp for displaced people in South Darfur. Five people died of ‘acute watery diarrhoea’, as the deadly disease is called by the Sudanese authorities, in the Nyala Academic Hospital, …

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SUDAN: Cholera Spreads Amid Govt Denial

May 2017 dabangasudan; Cholera continues to spread in Sudan’s eastern states, with more fatalities and infections reported across White Nile state, North Kordofan and Sennar. The federal authorities are beginning to respond, however Khartoum continues to refer to the outbreak as ‘acute watery diarrhoea’. The official Sudan News Agency (SUNA) …

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