Alerts

Malaria Alert for Returning Travellers

With the recent Easter holidays and an upcoming long weekend, a substantial proportion of the South African population has, or will shortly, return from...

Influenza Season Approaching

The influenza season in South Africa occurs in the winter months and is expected to start in the coming weeks. On average the season...

Update: Human Rabies Diagnosed in South Africa

A total of six human cases of rabies have been laboratory confirmed in South Africa for 2018 to date. Four of these cases were...

NICD Listeriosis Situation Report – 13 April 2018

NICD Situation update on listeriosis outbreak South Africa_13 April 2018

NICD Listeriosis Situation Report – 6 April 2018

NICD Listeriosis Situation Report – 6 April 2018

Statement Regarding the Source of the Listeriosis Outbreak

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) is concerned about recent developments and statements supposedly released as facts into the public domain about the...

NICD Listeriosis Situation Report – 29 March 2018

NICD Listeriosis Situation Report – 29 March 2018

Malaria: Easter Travel Alert

Malaria transmission is ongoing in South Africa and its neighbouring countries. The number of malaria cases is expected to rise as a result of...

Unite to end TB & HIV – South African Leaders Taking Action

WORLD TB DAY 2018 Uniting to end TB and HIV Each year we commemorate World TB Day on 24 March to raise public awareness about the...

NICD Statement on the Listeriosis Outbreak

As the country’s national public health institute, the NICD has played a pivotal role in the Listeria outbreak investigation. Subsequent to the identification of...

NICD Listeriosis Situation Report – 13 March 2018

NICD Listeriosis Situation Report – 13 March 2018

NICD Listeriosis Situation Report – 8 March 2018

NICD Listeriosis situation report – 8 March 2018

FAQ – How to Eradicate Listeria From Your kitchen or Small Shop

FAQ – how to eradicate Listeria from your kitchen or small shop

FAQ for Health Care Workers Regarding Management of Persons Exposed to Listeria-contaminated Foods

FAQ for health care workers regarding management of persons exposed to Listeria-contaminated foods

Human Rabies Diagnosed in South Africa

Since December 2017 five human cases of rabies have been confirmed in South Africa. These cases were recorded in patients from Limpopo, Mpumalanga, KwaZulu...

Media Enquiries

Dear members of the media Please direct media enquiries to: Sinenhlanhla Jimoh Senior Communications Manager National Institute for Communicable Diseases Office: 011 386 6409 Cell: 082 609 9514 Twitter: @nicd_sa E-mail: Sinenhlanhlaj@nicd.ac.za

Source of Listeria Outbreak Identified

Source of Listeria outbreak identified

NICD Situation Update on Listeriosis Outbreak, 3 March 2018

NICD Situation Update on Listeriosis Outbreak, 3 March 2018

MEDIA RELEASE: INTERNATIONAL HPV AWARENESS DAY 2018

Click link to download Media Release: International HPV Awareness Day 2018

NICD Situation Update on Listeriosis Outbreak, 27 February 2018

NICD Situation Update on Listeriosis Outbreak, 27 February 2018

Lassa Fever Outbreak in Nigeria – Screening Measures at Points of Entry into South...

Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria – screening measures at points of entry into South Africa

UPDATE ON LISTERIOIS – Johannesburg, 22 February 2018

Johannesburg, 22 February 2018. As of 20 February 2018, 915 laboratory-confirmed cases of listeriosis have been reported to the National Institute of Communicable Diseases...

NICD Situation Report – 20 February

NICD Listeria outbreak, Situational Report 20 February 2018

NICD Situation Update on Listeriosis Outbreak, 20 February 2018

NICD Situation update on Listeriosis Outbreak South Africa 20 February 2018

NICD Listeria outbreak, Situational Report 14 February 2018

NICD Listeria outbreak, Situational Report 14 February 2018

NICD Listeria outbreak, Situational Report 06 February 2018

NICD Listeria outbreak, Situational Report 06 February 2018

NICD Listeria outbreak, Situational Report 25 January 2018

NICD Listeria outbreak, Situational Report 25 January 2018

NICD MEDIA RELEASE South Africa spearheading the defeat of drug resistant TB

    PDF link: South Africa spearheading the defeat of drug resistant TB Scaling up the latest medicines for drug resistant TB, lessons from the South African experience...

The Listeriosis outbreak and what government is doing

The Listeriosis outbreak and what government is doing

NICD Listeria outbreak, Situational Report 16 January 2018

NICD Listeria outbreak, Situational Report 16 January 2018