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Joint Cholera Initiative for Southern Africa (JCISA) - Sub-regional up-date on Cholera; 2017 – Week 4


  • The outbreak north-west Angola continues, with a total of 146 cases reported between 13 December 2016 and 18 January 2017. 
  • Tanzania continues to experience considerable cholera cases in a number of areas. A total of 24,732 cases and 383 deaths (CFR 1.5%) have been reported since the outbreak started in August 2015; with 823 cases reported in 2017.
  • In Mozambique, since the outbreak in the north of the country was declared over in August 2016 there have been sporadic cases occurring in Maputo. 
World Health Organization
United Nations Children's Fund
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
01 Feb 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report