Nigeria Ranks 1st In Africa, 6th Globally Among High Tuberculosis Burden Countries

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BY ISAIAH BENJAMIN, Kaduna Nigeria has been ranked 1st in Africa and 6th globally among the high Tuberculosis (TB) burden countries, and on the list of 14 countries with tripple-burden of TB, HIV associated TB and multi-drug resistance TB (MDR-TB). Mrs Itohowo Uko of the National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP) of the Federal Minsitry […]



Source: Leadership Newspaper