Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 in the African region: Update 28

Report
from World Health Organization
Published on 18 Aug 2009 View Original
As of August 18, 2009, 17H30 GMT, 20 countries have officially reported 3255 laboratory confirmed human cases of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 including 11 deaths.

The breakdown of confirmed cases and deaths by country is given in the table below.

Country
Cumulative total
Newly confirmed since August 17
Cases
Deaths
Cases
Deaths
Algeria
19
0
0
0
Botswana
23
0
0
0
Cameroun
4
0
0
0
Cape Verde
29
0
0
0
Côte d'Ivoire
2
0
0
0
Democratic Republic of Congo
1
0
0
0
Ethiopia
4
0
0
0
Gabon
1
0
0
0
Ghana
2
0
0
0
Kenya
72
0
0
0
Madagascar
6
0
0
0
Mauritius
38
5
3
0
Mozambique
1
0
1
0
Namibia
19
0
3
0
Seychelles
3
0
0
0
South Africa
3000
6
0
0
Swaziland
2
0
0
0
Tanzania
15
0
5
0
Uganda
9
0
0
0
Zambia
5
0
0
0
TOTAL
3255
11
7
0