2018-09-08: According to current reports, several people died in an outbreak of cholera in Harare. Dozens of suspected cases were reported. Affected are the south-western suburbs of Glen View and Budiriro.
Travellers should closely follow news reports, observe additional hygiene measures, and avoid visibly sick people.
Cholera: Infectious disease caused by contaminated drinking water or food. Symptoms include diarrhoea and severe vomiting which can lead to rapid dehydration and loss of electrolytes. The relatively short incubation period is from a few hours to several days.