04 Jun 2019 North West Province. South Africa
Three cases of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever have been confirmed in South Africa this year. The most recent case is a 54-year old man in North West province.
09 May 2019 Northern Cape. South Africa
A case of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) was confirmed in a 58-year-old man, who was bitten by a number of ticks, from Kimberley, Northern Cape Province, in March 2019. This is the second case of CCHF in South Africa to date in 2019.