Black Fever Outbreak In Darfur's Zam Zam Camp
The health situation at the Zam Zam camp in North Dafur continues to deteriorate after an activist announced the outbreak of 'black fever' also known as kala-azar at the site.
Radio Dabanga, 24 January 2013
The health situation continues to deteriorate at the Zam Zam camp in North Darfur. An activist announced the outbreak of the 'black fever' disease (also known as kala-azar) at the... read more »
Patients suffering from kala azar disease in North Darfur (file photo).
Radio Dabanga, 31 December 2012
The locality of Almalha in North Darfur is suffering from spreading diseases such as 'kala azar', typhoid, abdominal pains as well as the prevalence of malnutrition, lack of health... read more »
Radio Dabanga, 15 January 2012
Dozens of children at Zam Zam internally displaced persons camp near EL Fasher in North Darfur are reported to be carrying Kala-azar, a parasitic disease also known as... read more »
UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 26 September 2011
Access to treatment for a killer tropical disease that affects up to half a million people annually is being jeopardized by international inattention, despite the introduction of a... read more »
UN News Service, 8 October 2010
More than 6,300 cases of visceral leishmaniasis, a parasitic disease also known as kala-azar, have been recorded in southern Sudan over the past one year, the United Nations health... read more »