World Malaria Day
As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to mark the World Malaria Day, yesterday, St. Racheal’s Pharma, called on President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to implement a Free Malaria Management Programme under the proposed fuel subsidy palliative project. The company, in a statement signed by its chairman, Akinjide Adeosun, in Lagos, described the…
Despite a series of intervention programmes against the malaria epidemic in recent times, Nigeria is apparently not winning the war against the deadly scourge, with an estimated sum of N2.04 trillion still routinely spent on treatments yearly.
World Malaria Day is observed each year on April 25, to underline the need for malaria control and total elimination. Adjunct to this is the galvanization of global efforts towards advocacy and sustained political will and investment all aimed at ending the scourge of the disease in identified communities.
As Orange Group, a leading fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) company in Nigeria, join to celebrate World Malaria Day with a renewed commitment to tackle Malaria through its innovative drugs. The firm has continued to drum it's support for the eradication of malaria in the country. The goal of World Malaria Day, observed annually on…
... As 4 African countries had over half of all malaria deaths in 2022 Asclepius Consulting Ltd has joined other countries and organisations all around the globe to mark World Malaria Day. The theme for 2023 is “Time to deliver zero malaria: invest, innovate, implement,” with a particular focus on the implementation of strategies to…
Ahead of World Malaria Day (WMD), the Global Fund for AIDS, TB and Malaria, yesterday, warned that the epidemiology of malaria, a disease that kills one child every minute, is shifting, making it more difficult to predict, prevent and control outbreaks.
7 Sep 2022
Sir: Africa has a malaria problem. When mosquitoes whine, Africans know what is coming. When stagnant waters sit still, and grasses blossom unchecked, Africans know that what is bred is death.
2 May 2022
Chevron Nigeria Ltd. (CNL) says it remains committed in the fight against malaria scourge and other communicable diseases in Nigeria
25 Apr 2022
Today is World Malaria Day (WMD). WMD is a day set aside by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to raise awareness on the mosquito-borne disease and examine efforts towards prevention, treatment, control and elimination of the illness...
24 Apr 2022
As humanity marks World Malaria Day on April 25, the leading FMCG company, Orange Group, has reiterated its commitment to providing innovative products to combat malaria in Nigeria.
27 Apr 2021
According to the United Nations for Child Mortality Education, 91,250 children under the age of five die of malaria each year, 60 percent of people who visit the hospital are diagnosed with malaria and four out of five people are at risk of contracting malaria
26 Apr 2021
As part of activities to mark this year’s World Malaria Day (WMD) with the theme, “Zero Malaria – Draw the Line Against Malaria”, the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has suggested...