China Helps Fight Cholera in Zimbabwe

From BusinessDay (Zimbabwe):

has promised to assist Zimbabwe with the latest crisis to hit the beleaguered African nation: a severe cholera outbreak. China has pledged $500,000 of vaccines for Zimbabwe. Reuters has reported that the crisis is due to worsen:

The World Health Organisation (WHO) said last week the outbreak would likely to continue due to shortages and sanitation facilities in the country, whose has collapsed under the burden of a severe economic crisis.

For more information on China’s involvement in Africa, please see the following article from China Digital Times:

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