Source Pravda.Ru

Cholera epidemic in Nigeria

A cholera epidemic in Nigeria has left 250 dead in the last week.

The epidemic is centred around the state of Kano in northern Nigeria and has killed 250 people in the last 7 days, according to Health Ministry officials in Kano, the capital city of the state.

“The balance established in the specialised hospital in infectious diseases in the city of Kano reveals more than 250 deaths”, declared a hospital official to AFP.

Timofei BYELO PRAVDA.Ru