Esmeraldas is declared in state of emergency by propagation of Chikungunya

The Mayor of the city of Esmeraldas, Lenin Lara, as President of the Committee of Emergency Operations (COE for its Spanish acronym), with the aim of allocating necessary resources and actions to combat the outbreak of the Chikungunya virus, declared this Tuesday March 3 the...

A Town in Colombia reported four cases of the chikungunya virus

Four people from the Mahates population in the department of Bolivar, north of Bogota, were infected by the chikungunya virus as confirmed by the Colombian Ministry of Health. Deputy Health Minister, Fernando Ruiz Gomez, who attends the emergency, estimates that “in a...