8 March 2002 the Limpopo Province reported its first case of cholera. These patients were from villages at Mokopane (previously known as Potgietersrus). This region was previously affected by the outbreak closed in July 2001.
An assessment was done on Moria water and sanitation facilities and a report sent to the church elders. With regards to water and sanitation it was recommended that the baptismal bath be purified.