Nigeria: Cholera fast spreading in camps housing displaced people – UN

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Cholera is spreading fast through camps housing people displaced by Boko Haram militants in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state, the United Nations said on Wednesday. Nike Air Max 90 Homme Authentic College Jerseys Most deaths were recorded in Muna Garage camp on the outskirts of state capital Maiduguri, the epicentre of the Islamist insurgency that has also destabilised neighbouring Cameroon, Chad and Niger. stan smith adidas dames A U.N. asics kayano uomo report said more than 530 suspected cases of cholera had been registered by Tuesday – more than three times the number reported five days earlier. Twenty-three people had died, it added, up from 11 reported on Aug. nike air jordan 3 mujer 31. Orlando Magic Adidas Zx 800 Heren The outbreak began late August, and aid workers had already warned that Nigeria’s rainy season could further spread disease in an already unsanitary displacement camps. Canotte New Orleans About 1.8 million people have abandoned their homes because of violence or food shortages during the conflict, U.N. Under Armour Curry 3 agencies say. ADIDAS ZX 750

NIKE AIR MAX 2017 HOMME As well as Muna Garage, the nearby camps of Custom House, Ruwan Zafi and Bolori II also had cholera cases, and there were reports of outbreaks in the areas of Moguno and Dikwa, northeast and east of Maiduguri, the U.N. Mens Air Jordan 6 note said. Goedkoop Nike Air Max In Dikwa, 80 km (50 miles) from Maiduguri, there were 103 suspected cholera cases, 17 of which had been confirmed with a rapid screening test at the local hospital, but no outbreak had been officially declared. Scarpe Air Jordan 3.5 Canotte Detroit Pistons Cholera is an acute diarrhoeal infection spread by contaminated food and water. adidas nmd rouge Asics Gel Nimbus 18 Homme It can be easily treated with oral rehydration solution if caught early, but the disease can kill within hours if left untreated. NIKE AIR PRESTO Flyknit Ultra Under Armour Curry 1 The latest figures suggested a 4.3 percent fatality rate – well above the 1 percent rate that the World Health Organization rates as an emergency.

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