There appears to be an outbreak of cholera in Jos, the Plateau State Capital.
A reliable source confirmed the death of a victim who probably contacted the disease. He was discovered unconscious this morning by a close friend of his.
When the said friend got to the victims house it was discovered that he was stooling and vomiting uncontrollably. He was quickly rushed to the hospital but died shortly after.
Other victims are said to have been admitted to the hospitals in jos and are receiving treatment.
An unconfirmed sources has it that the diseases has claimed many lives in the rural areas of the state, notably in the southern senatorial zone of the state. Consequent upon some Local Government councils of the state have declared special environmental sanitation day to stem the spread of the disease.
You can prevent cholera by washing your hand after visiting the toilet, wash fruits before eating. Keep your surroundings clean to prevent this disease from attaining epidemic level.
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