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 33 states battle over 2,000 cholera cases as NYSC enforces strict camp rules

Written by on July 3, 2024

The Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Jide Idris, is saying that a total of 2,102 suspected cholera cases and 63 deaths have been recorded across 33 states and 122 local government areas in the country.

Idris made this known in Abuja while giving an update on the campaign against the cholera outbreak as the National Youth Service Corps introduced strict camp guidelines with the commencement of the 2024 Batch B Stream one orientation course.

To ensure a successful program, the Director-General of the NYSC, Brigadier. General. Yushau Ahmed has issued strict instructions to camp coordinators and officials to prevent the outbreak of cholera in orientation camps nationwide.

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