Malawi is in the grip of its worst cholera outbreak in more than a decade, just as the world suffers a global vaccine shortage and as the country heads into rainy season when the disease is likely to spread quickly.
More than 15,000 infected and dozens dead: Cholera is spreading in Syria and with it, fears that it could soon hit neighboring countries. Lebanon and Iraq have already registered their first cases.
Kenya is the latest nation to report cholera as Africa sees a spike in cases, especially in flood-hit Nigeria and Cameroon. This comes as WHO cut vaccine doses because of a supply shortage.
18 Apr 2022
With less than a week to go before France's presidential run-off, French papers explain why the "republican front" against far-right candidate Marine Le Pen is looking increasingly fragile, especially in the overseas departments of Martinique and Guadeloupe. We also take an in-depth look at Le Pen's foreign policy proposals. We finish with an Easter special on why chocolate eggs seem to taste so much better than chocolate bars.
12 May 2019
Mozambique records first cholera cases after Cyclone Kenneth.
28 Mar 2019
Help is on the way to people in Beira and outside urban areas worst hit by Cyclone Idai, but fears of epidemics like cholera are rising.
17 Sep 2018
All public gatherings have been banned in Zimbabwe's capital, Harare, as officials step up efforts to contain an outbreak of cholera. Matthew Larotonda reports.
30 Sep 2017
The humanitarian situation in Yemen is a "catastrophe" and cholera cases there could reach a million by year-end, the International Committee of the Red Cross said on Friday.
7 Aug 2017
Benue Govt partners with UNICEF to prevent cholera.
11 Jun 2017
Clean water,proper sanitation and food safety measures to stamp out cholera.
29 May 2017
UNICEF said on Saturday (May 27) it is increasing capacity at a water treatment plant in Yemen as one of the several measures to prevent the spread of cholera amid an outbreak that has killed nearly 200 people.