Human Rights

Adamawa State Situation Report of Cholera Outbreak No 35: 3rd September, 2019

Highlights

Four (4) new cases reported on the 3rd September, 2019 from Yola North, Yola South and Girei. No new case from Song LGA.

Total case count now stands at 715 with 4 deaths. CFR=0.56%

No new settlement or ward has been infected. 20 settlements are still the ones reporting new suspected cases

Epidemiological Summary

The total number of cases reported as at 3rd September, 2019 stands at 715 with 4 deaths (CFR=0.56%), Yola North has 437 cases with 2 deaths (CFR= 0.46%); Girei has 182 cases with 1 death (CFR= 0.55 %), Yola South has 95 cases with 1 death (CFR= 1.05 %) and Song has 1 case with 0 death (CFR= 0 %). So far, 185 samples yielded growth suggestive of Vibrio cholerae on culture and results of 7 isolates from the reference laboratory revealed 01 serotype.

Source: Government of Nigeria