Cholera kills 33 in Burundi refugee camp in Tanzania

21 May, 2015 9:45 am

DAR ES SALAAM – A cholera outbreak at a refugee camp sheltering thousands of Burundian refugees in northwest Tanzania has killed at least 33 people, a Tanzanian regional health official said on Wednesday.

“The number of Burundi refugees who have died from the cholera outbreak has now reached 33,” Leonard Subi, a medical officer in the nearby town of Kigoma. – Reuters

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