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Situation Report of Cholera Outbreak in Adamawa State Week 39: Reported on 3 October 2018 (Reporting Period: 24 …

Highlights:

  • 108 new cases within the week. 9 from Yola North with 2 deaths and 99 from Fufore LGA with no death.

  • No new case was reported from Mubi North, Mubi South and Maiha LGAs.

  • Total case count now stands at 2332 with 36 deaths. CFR is 1.5%

Epidemiological summary

The total number of cases reported as at 30 th, 2018 stands at 2332 cases with 36 deaths (CFR=1.5%). Yola North has 9 cases with 2 deaths (CFR=22.2%); Fufore has 587 cases with 7 deaths (CFR = 1.2%) Hong has 9 cases with no death (CFR = 0%); Maiha has 170 cases with 1 death (CFR = 0.6%); Mubi North has 639 cases and 14 deaths (CFR=2.2%); while Mubi South has 918 cases with 12 deaths (CFR = 1.3%). 35 out of 48 culture samples taken yielded positive growth.

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