According to him, the disease was recorded in a village located in the center of the Ivory Coast, near the city of Bouaké. The age of the deceased ranges between 5 and 12 years, reports RIA Novosti.
The majority of those hospitalized are also children. Among the symptoms of the unknown disease, sources from the body indicate vomiting and diarrhea.
It should be noted that in February of this year, in another village, also located near the city of Bouaké, two people were sentenced to five years in prison for the death of 16 local residents after infection with the Clostridia bacteria.