51 additional suspected cases of cholera were reported on the 25th October 2018 in Borno State
No death was reported
The total number of suspected cholera cases reported as at 25th October 2018 stands at 5,401 with 73 associated deaths, (CFR – 1.4%). 2137 in Jere, 1,190 in MMC, 339 in Magumeri, 34 in Kaga, 149 in Konduga, 136 in Chibok, 11 in Shani, 42 in Damboa, 1017 in Ngala, 88 in Askira-Uba, 161 in Kwaya-Kusar, 56 in Bama and 53 in Dikwa LGAs. No additional case reported from Magumeri, Kaga, Chibok, Shani, Damboa, Askira Uba, Kwaya-Kusar, Bama and Dikwa LGAs.
Out of the 169 samples collected and tested in the State using RDTs, 136 (80%) were positive while 33 (37%) of 88 samples were culture positive.