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Goodknight Group has said lack of basic amenities is firming diseases in Nigeria.
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria raised $14.25 billion Wednesday at a donor conference led by US President Joe Biden, as decades of progress against the diseases are set back by Covid.
AFRICA, the world’s fastest developing and demographically youngest continent, continues to carry a disproportionately high share of the malaria burden in the world.
Malaria, known to be one of the world’s top deadliest diseases, has remained a major threat to economic development and public health in the geopolitical zones in Nigeria.
Africa, the world's fastest developing and demographically youngest continent, continues to carry a disproportionately high share of the malaria burden in the world. The unsavoury situation has had devastating implications on the continent's economy and the general well-being of the people, causing the eradication of the disease to become one of the most critical challenges it faces in its race to be a global powerhouse.
The Global Fund partnership, yesterday, said it had saved 50 million lives in the last two decades, proof that global commitment and community leadership can force world’s deadliest infectious diseases...
Despite the awareness about malaria and how easy it is to treat; malaria is still a huge concern in Nigeria. The 2021 World Malaria Report (WMR) shows that 29 countries (out of 193 countries) accounted for 96% of the global malaria cases, and Nigeria is ranked the highest. Additionally, malaria is the second leading cause…
The fight against HIV, tuberculosis and malaria has saved 50 million lives over the past 20 years, the Global Fund said Monday, appealing for $18 billion to save millions more.
President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja, yesterday, inaugurated the Nigeria End Malaria Council (NEMC), projecting that successful implementation of the council’s agenda
Breakthrough Action-Nigeria (BA-Nigeria), with support from United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has charged faith-based organisations on the danger of self-medication on malaria...
Director General, Nigeria Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), Prof. Babatunde Salako, has stressed the need for adequate funding to tackle Marburg Virus even as he disclosed
Prof. Babatunde Salako, Director General, Nigeria Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) on Monday said it had discovered a new malaria vector called anopheles stephensi in northern Nigeria.