A yellow fever outbreak occurred in Ghana in October 2021. The following regions are affected: Savannah, Upper West (in the northwest), Bono (in the center), and Oti (in the east). Of approximately 600 clinical cases, 102 laboratory-confirmed cases and 46 deaths have been reported.

 

Consequences for travelers

Vaccination against yellow fever is mandatory for traveling to Ghana.

 

References

Via ProMED 13.12.2021