Via Le Parisien.fr, an AFP report: Guyana: a third case of chikungunya in less than a month. The Google translation:
A third case of chikungunya in less than a month was confirmed in Guyana said Friday AFP Director of the Regional Agency for Health (ARS), Christian Meurin. "This is an adult which is not hospitalized, but lives near a school in Kourou, "said AFP Director of ARS Guyana
Children of primary school in question, the Nezes school were gradually removed in the late morning.
A second case of chikungunya was confirmed Monday. A young man returning from a holiday on the island of St. Martin where a chikungunya epidemic raging
On December 23, the LRA had already revealed the first case of chikungunya "imported" in Guyana.
Guyana is experiencing rainfall which favors the development of the virus.
In March 2006, chikungunya made its appearance in Guyana, imported by a person who stayed on the island of Madagascar.
At time, the virus did not spread but weather conditions were different.
Meanwhile France Guyane.fr (behind a paywall) reports 12 suspected cases as well as the 3 confirmed ones.