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


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