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Thu, 17 Jan 2013 17:09 - Updated Thu, 17 Jan 2013 17:09

Cholera outbreak worries Uije health authorities


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Uíge - Cholera cases have been increasing in Northern Uije province over the past days, which worries the local authorities, says the head of the department of control of endemics illnesses, Angop has learnt.

Santos Covi said so adding that last week the cases had been falling, with a record of five, against the current 45 recorded throughout last week.

He said that this is due to heavy rains hitting the region, advising the population for the accomplishment of preventive measures.