Cholera kills 11 in Kotido, 100 admitted

Good practice. A girl washes hands after visiting a pit-latrine. Cholera usually spread through contaminated water. PHOTO | FILE

What you need to know:

  • Mr Emmanuel Ainebyoona, the Senior Public Relations Officer Ministry of Health, confirmed the outbreak Cholera in Kotido District, saying the ministry has already dispatched the drugs and a health team to put the situation under control.

Cholera outbreak in Kotido District in Karamoja Sub Region, Northern Uganda has so far killed 11 people and at least 100 others are admitted at Kotido Health Centre IV, fighting for their lives.

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