Plague outbreak kills 40 people in Madagascar
Published November 22, 2014
JOHANNESBURG – A plague outbreak has killed 40 people in the island nation of Madagascar, with 119 people diagnosed with the bacterial disease since August.
Two people have been diagnosed and one has died in the capital, Antananarivo. The World Health Organization fears the plague outbreak may spread rapidly through Madagascar’s largest and densely populated city, worsened by the country’s poor health care system…