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Nigeria: Dozens admitted as cholera outbreak hits IDPs camp in Maiduguri

September 3, 2017 6:12 AM
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At least eight people have died in a cholera outbreak at two refugee camps for internally displaced people in northeast Nigeria. Dozens more are being treated and there are fears the virus could spread.

At least eight people have died in a cholera outbreak at two refugee camps for internally displaced people in northeast Nigeria.

Dozens more are being treated and there are fears the virus could spread.

About 1.8 million people are living in camps in the region after fleeing the armed group Boko Haram.

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Source: aljazeera.com

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