Recently, the National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP) revealed that over 90,000 malaria-related deaths are recorded in Nigeria every year.
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.
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.