Zamfara, USAID join forces to combat malaria


FILE PHOTO: A child under the protection of a mosquito net
The Zamfara Government on Thursday renewed its commitment to fight malaria in the state.
The Permanent Secretary in the state’s Ministry of Health, Dr Lawal Bungudu, made the government position known in Gusau.
He said this while inaugurating a committee that would supervise the distribution of free treated mosquito insecticidal nets by an NGO in collaboration with USAID in the state.
About 2.6 million treated mosquito nets are expected to be distributed free of charge to an estimated four million people of the state by the Malaria Action Program for States (MAPS) with …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper