8 Mar 2017

Tongan authorities promote good hygiene after Typhoid cases

From , 5:03 am on 8 March 2017

Two cases of Typhoid in Tonga have prompted authorities to remind people to about basic hygiene practices.

The cases have led to a month-long ban on public gatherings and events where food is shared in one of the villages.

The Ministry of Health CEO Siale 'Akau'ola told Koro Vaka'uta poor basic hygiene led to the cases.

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