RADIO BULLETIN NO: 04 FOR 13H00
Contributed by NAMPA.
HERE IS TODAY’S BULLETIN FOR 13H00
WEDNESDAY, 24 MAY 2023
NAMIBIA PRESS AGENCY
1 (WINDHOEK, 24 MAY, AFP) - A man in Namibia has died of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever, prompting the country to declare an outbreak of the viral tick-borne disease, the government said on Wednesday.
Also known as Congo fever, the disease has a high fatality rate of up to 40 percent, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
‘One case is considered an outbreak,’ the h ...