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Uganda to roll out cholera vaccination in Congolese refugee settlements

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

KAMPALA, April 17 (Xinhua) -- Uganda's ministry of health is set to roll out the Oral Cholera Vaccine exercise to contain the outbreak of the disease that has left 44 refugees dead and over 2,000 others hospitalized since Feb. 23.
Charles Olaro, acting Director General Health Services, in a statement on Tuesday said the vaccination exercise scheduled to start next month will be held in Kyangwali and Kyaka II refugee settlements.
The settlements located in the western districts of Hoima and Kyege ...