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Malaria Kills 95,844 in Nigeria Annually ~ NMEP

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 24, 2019
The National Coordinator of the National Malaria Elimination Programme, NMEP, Dr. Audu Bala Mohammed has disclosed that malaria kills an estimated 95,844 Nigerians and infects 57 million annually. This burden, he noted, occurs despite efforts by the government at all levels, the private sector and the international community, to stem the tide of malaria in […]

Nigeria Has Highest Rate Of Malaria Globally ~ WHO

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 5, 2019
According to the World Malaria Report 2019, Nigeria accounts for 25 per cent of malaria cases globally. The World Health Organisation has said that Nigeria has the highest rate of malaria cases in the world. According to the World Malaria Report 2019, Nigeria accounts for 25 per cent of malaria cases globally. Six African countries; […]

Global Fund Suspends Aid to Nigeria, Says Buhari to Probe ‘Large Scale Fraud’

by Breaking Timeson May 6, 2016
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM) has suspended disbursement of funds to Nigeria following discovery of large scale fraud to the tune of millions of dollars. The organisation, which is the highest donor to Nigeria in terms of HIV and malaria, said it has disbursed more than $1.4 billion to the […]