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14 Nov
Recently, the National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP) revealed that over 90,000 malaria-related deaths are recorded in Nigeria every year.
2 Nov
The National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP) will soon commence the distribution of Insecticide Treated Nets (ITNs) in the bid to eliminate malaria in Jigawa State.
3 Oct
Over 90,000 malaria or malaria related deaths are recorded in Nigeria every year, according to the National Malaria Elimination Programme, NMEP.
10 Jun 2021
Stakeholders in the Nigerian health sector have been urged to forge a united action against Malaria with a view to eliminating the disease from the country.
23 Apr 2021
Ahead of World Malaria Day (WMD) on April 25 and as part of efforts to end malaria by 2030, GBCHealth’s Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa (CAMA) and the National Malaria Elimination Programme...
8 Apr 2021
Stakeholders have intensified efforts in optimising vector control interventions towards malaria elimination in Nigeria.
23 Apr 2020
As part of activities to commemorate the World Malaria Day, Prominent media personality, Adekeye Esther in collaboration with Nigerian National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP), has led campaign against malaria. In a tweet-chat which attracted thousands of audience, Esther who is also known as Cute Kimani maintained that malaria does not just ‘subside’, which she said…
22 Dec 2019
Contrary to the popular belief that regions with more rains such as the South should have higher presence of malaria vector, the North possesses higher rate of mortality...
7 Dec 2019
In an effort to help the government plan for a better health indices for the country, the National Population Commission has launched the sixth Demographic Health Survey (DHS).
7 Jul 2019
Plans to ensure every household uses treated mosquito nets to prevent malaria in the nooks and crannies of Taraba State have begun to yield positive results. The Guardian observed this during the just-concluded house-to- house mobilisation exercise, carried out by the State Ministry of Health in collaboration with the National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP) and…
26 Apr 2019
Efforts by government at all levels and the international community notwithstanding, malaria still kills no fewer than 81,640 Nigerians and infects 53.7 million yearly. Besides, the country loses N450 billion annually to interventions and treatments...
13 Oct 2018
Dr Audu Mohammed, National Coordinator, NMEP, made the call at the Integrated Health Parley organised by Breakthrough Action-Nigeria in collaboration with the Health Writers Association of Nigeria (HEWAN) in Lagos.


31 mins ago
Ugochukwu Ogbonnaya Oduenyi is one Nigerian player who has gone round the mill in search of greener pastures and his latest adventure to Serbian club FK Javor-Matis Ivanjica, a club he joined on January 17, will see Oduenyi leading the attacking line of the second division side. The 25-year-old striker decided early on in life…
59 mins ago
Kevin Olu, a Senior Special Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa,  has said that his principal has taken Delta state to new heights of development in all sectors and indices for measuring human and societal strides. Olu, who has been in the corridors of power for over eight years now and has closely worked with other…
1 hour ago
Tunisia shocked Nigeria and Burkina Faso edged Gabon on Sunday to set up an Africa Cup of Nations last-eight showdown, while minnows Comoros prepared to use an outfield player as a goalkeeper when...
2 hours ago
A passenger bus driver lost his life on Sunday evening when a truck fell on the bus at Toll Gate on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway.
2 hours ago
The Omicron variant has moved the Covid-19 pandemic into a new phase and could bring it to an end in Europe, the WHO Europe director said Sunday.