Budiriro is a high-density suburb or township in the southwestern area of Harare. Budiriro has about 30,000 houses, 2 clinics and 5 elementary schools.

Cholera Outbreaks

In 2008, it had the highest number of cholera outbreaks accounting for 50% of the reported cases in Zimbabwe.[1]Another disease which is common in Budiriro is typhoid which is transmitted through drinking water.

In 2018 Budiriro was also hard hit by another cholera outbreak.[2]

Some Articles About Budiriro

Uptake of CABS Budiriro housing project remains low due to economic environment Thu Aug 17 2017

Video: Prophet speaks on bizarre snake ritual Mon May 15 2017

“Prophet” accused of hiring ‘witches’ to boost business claims to have helped Budiriro man get rid of snakes Wed May 10 2017

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  1. WHO | Cholera in Zimbabwe, retrieved: 22 Nov 2018
  2. Zimbabwe Declares Cholera Outbreak After 20 Deaths, VOA, retrieved: 22 Nov 2018