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The Regional Cholera Platforms in Africa bring together multi-sectoral partners from different organizations involved in cholera prevention, preparedness, or response in the region.

Where we work?

We work in more than 45 countries across the two regions of Western & Central Africa (24 countries), and Eastern & Southern Africa (21 countries)

What we do?

The Regional Cholera Platforms aim to improve cholera control and prevention across Africa through operationalization of an integrated strategy towards elimination.

Welcome on the Regional Cholera Platforms in Africa

Nigeria - Cholera Daily sitrep as of 6 November 2017 - Borno State Ministry of Health


  • 4 additional suspected cholera cases were reported.
  • No death reported.
  • No case reported from Dikwa for OVER 3 weeks.
  • No Alert.

Epidemiological summary

  • Total number of suspected cases of cholera reported stands at 5315, with 61 deaths (CFR = 1.1%). 2668 cases in the Muna corridor (Jere LGA), 736 cases in Dikwa, 1757 cases in Monguno, cases in MMC and Mafa stand at 58 and 20 respectively. No new cases were reported from Guzamala (Guworam) today, maintaining the cumulative for Guzamala at 76 cases.
  • Out of the 274 samples tested using RDTs, 220 (80%) were positive while 120 (64%) of 187 samples were culture positive.

Supported by

European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations

UK’s Department for International Development (DFID)

The United Nations Children's Fund

Our Offices

  1. UNICEF Regional Office for West & Central Africa (WCARO)
    Immeuble Madjiguene – Almadies Dakar
    P.O. Box 29720 Senegal
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  2. UNICEF Regional Office for Eastern and Southern Africa (ESARO)
    Block F" and part of E" ,Gigiri United Nations Avenue  Limuru Road
    P.O. Box 44145  Nairobi, Kenya 00100
    Email :

Dakar , Senegal

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