Côte d'Ivoire: Dengue

06 April 2022

On 23 March 2022, the Ministry of Health of Côte d'Ivoire reported 11 confirmed dengue cases to the WHO, including 1 death. Nine cases originated from Abidjan (particularly from the districts of Cocody Bingerville and Treichville Marcory), and 2 cases from the hinterland districts of Adiaké and Daloa.
A traveller returning to Switzerland who had been in Côte d'Ivoire was also recently diagnosed with dengue infection.
Dengue outbreaks have been recorded repeatedly in Côte d'Ivoire in recent years.