South Kivu: significant decrease in cholera cases in the Kitutu health zone


Bukavu, November 22nd, 2021 (CPA) .- The South Kivu and Maniema health cluster reported a significant decrease in cholera cases in Kitutu, a health zone in Mwenga territory in South Kivu province . According to cluster reports, the aforementioned health zone which was in epidemic reported only three cases at week 42 and 1 at week 43. In terms of the response actions carried out, he cites in particular the support of Médecins Sans Frontières in the medical management of cases, a complement of chlorination points as well as the training of community relays and nurses of cholera treatment centers with support from the World Health Organization.