FG applauds US, partners over $900m malaria, other interventions in Nigeria 


The Federal Government has applauded the United States government and other partners for investing about 900 billion dollars in Nigeria’s malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis programmes.

The Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Prof. Ali Pate, made the commendation in Abuja when he received Dr John Nkengasong, the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy, the United States President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).

Also among the delegation was Mr Peter Sands, Executive Director, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria and Dr David Walton, U.S. Global Malaria Coordinator for the U.S. President’s…

Source: Nigerian Tribune