Nigeria loses $2.4bn to malaria annually— FG, Dangote Foundation

  |   Nigeria News

The Federal Government and stakeholders in the fight against malaria have disclosed that malaria was costing the country over $2.4 million annually even as they disclosed that 97 percent of Nigerians were at risk of the disease.

Adewole who recalled that although substantial progress has been made in the control of Malaria in Nigeria over a decade through significant investment from government and development partners added that "over 100 million long-lasting Insecticide-treated Net were distributed within the last seven years to protect over 28 million out of the 33 million households in Nigeria."

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