Monkeypox has hit Cameroon, the Democratc Republic of Congo (DRC), and Nigeria.

Two cases and one death were recorded in Cameroon.

DRC has so fare recorded 222 cases. In week 3 there were 4 cases and no deaths. In week 4 there were 73 cases and 1 death. WHO remarked that ” There has been an increase in the weekly case incidence since week 2 of 2020″.

Nigeria, in 2020, has so far had 109 cases of monkeyox