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Kenya, Ethiopia partner to combat cross-boarder diseases
Hivisasa (26 May 2016)
Kenya and Ethiopia have agreed to collaborate their efforts in the management of cross border diseases, following the ongoing cholera outbreak in Mandera County.
MSF builds ward in Mandera as cholera claims 10 residents
The Star Kenya (26 May 2016)
...So serious is the situation, that Médecins Sans Frontières is building a 60-bed ward for cholera patients at Mandera Referral Hospital.
Democratic Republic of Congo - Cholera outbreak (ECHO, UNICEF, WHO)
Reliefweb (25 May 2016)
Despite the start of the dry season, the number of cholera cases is still increasing and spreading along the Congo River. The East of the country remains the most affected region but cases have been reported in the capital, Kinshasa, mainly in the same areas affected by the yellow fever outbreak.
African charity seeks funds to contain cholera outbreak in Kenya
Xinhua (25 May 2016)
African health provider, Amref Health Africa on Wednesday launched an emergency appeal for 250,000 U.S. dollars to respond to cholera outbreak in Mandera County in northeast Kenya.