Nigeria: Four of 10 Local Children Have Malaria – Report
By Victoria Ojeme, 28 February 2012
Abuja — “A new survey on malaria prevalence among Nigerian children has revealed that four out of every 10 have malaria.
The survey conducted in 2010 by the National Malaria Control Programme, NMCP…….said the current ratio of malaria infection translates into 42% of Nigerian children that are infected with malaria.
The survey also indicated that the prevalence increased with age and decreased with wealth…..”
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