PRO/EDR> Cholera, diarrhea & dysentery update (02): Africa, WHO

Cholera — Togo
From 11 Nov [2020] to 28 Dec [2020], a total of 67 suspected cholera cases presenting with diarrhea and vomiting, including 2 deaths (CFR 3%), were reported from the municipalities “Golfe 1” and “Golfe 6” in Lome, Togo. A total of 4 health areas (Katanga, Adakpame, Gbetsogbe in Golfe 1, and Kangnikope in Golfe 6) in the affected municipalities reported at least one case.
On 17 Nov [2020], cholera was confirmed by culture in the laboratory of the National Institute of Hygiene (INH) in Lome,