The Adamawa State Ministry of Health has confirmed 19 new cases of cholera in Mubi North and Mubi South local government areas.
A statement yesterday by the Information Officer in the ministry, Mr Mohammed Abubakar, said 16 of the new cases were recorded in Mubi South while three were reported in Mubi North.
The statement said 1,227 cases were recorded in the past one month resulting in 20 deaths, while 19 patients were still on admission at the treatment centre in Mubi General Hospital as at June 10.
It added that Hong Local Government Area had five cases without death; Maiha Local Government Area had three cases without death; Mubi North had 526 cases with 11 deaths and Mubi South had 693 cases with nine deaths.
Follow us on Twitter at @thesignalng
Copyright 2018 SIGNAL. Permission to use portions of this article is granted provided appropriate credits are given to www.signalng.com and other relevant sources.