An "important" source of the cholera epidemic was discovered, on Tuesday, September, 04th in Oued Beni Azza in Blida, according to the Ministry of Health, Population and Hospital Reform. The cholera bacteria (Vibrio cholera Ogawa) has spread at several points driven by Oued Beni Azza, promoting the spread of the epidemic, investigations are continuing to find other sources of this epidemic. The Ministry of Health has also indicated that all arrangements for the treatment of the river will be taken in cooperation with other relevant sectors, to avoid the appearance of other cases.
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Breastfeeding is in "big decline" in Algeria with only 6.6% of mothers who feed their babies exclusively with breast milk until the age of 6 months alerted Friday Pr Belkacem Chefi Committee member National promotion of breastfeeding.
The singer and musician Rachid Taha, who died on Tuesday 11th , will be buried on Friday, September 14th in his hometown of Sig in the wilaya of Mascara, after a final tribute was paid to him in Paris on Thursday, we have learned from his relatives.
Rachid Taha had a heart attack at the of age 59 in his home in Paris, the renowned Algerian guitarists Lotfi Attar Khliff Miziallaoua have also praised the "talent of an exceptional rocker" citing his genius and his outstanding work in "Rock the Casbah" and the development of universal and rooted directory Algerian music.