Spectre of cholera still haunts Zimbabwe

JOHANNESBURG The cholera infection rate in Zimbabwe is nearing the 100 000 mark in Africa's worst outbreak in 15 years, aid agencies said on Tuesday.

The death rate was slowing down but the threat of cholera remains "very real", says a report released by the Zimbabwe Red Cross Society and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.
"It is likely that at some point in the coming week, the 100 000th case of cholera will be officially reported in Zimba


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