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Malaria campaign begins to show good results

Efforts at fighting malaria are yielding positive results as statistics shows that 428 people died out of the disease last year as against over...
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Malaria Vaccine Phase Execution fixed for March

Phase implementation of malaria vaccine is expected to begin in selected districts in three regions across the country in March this year. The vaccine, RTS,S...
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Ghana records successes in malaria resistance management

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) on Monday said a major boost to its malaria control efforts has been made with the introduction of the...

NMCP to distribute 4.3 million mosquito nets in Sierra Leone

The National Malaria Control Programme of the Ministry of Health and Sanitation have pre-positioned around 4.3 million treated mosquito bed nets ahead of the...
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Business Entities Urged To Embrace Safe Malaria Initiative

Mr Felix Nyanor-Fosu, Chief Party of the Private Sector Malaria Prevention Project (PSMP), has called on business entities to embrace the Safe Malaria Initiative...

First Lady Encourage Efforts To Eradicate Malaria

First Lady, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo on Wednesday launched the Private Sector Malaria Prevention Project and Malaria Safe Initiative to encourage active private sector participation...
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RDTs found to be effective in combating malaria

She said the RTD method confirmed the presence or otherwise of malaria parasites before treatment, saying it was beneficial for the nation because it...

SMC administered to over 150,000 children in Upper West

The targeted population aged from 3-59 months received the drug between 8th and 13th of August (2016) and it is expected to fortify them...

2.8 million mosquito nets distributed in two regions

The National Malaria Control Programme (NMCP) would distribute more than 2.8 million long lasting insecticidal nets in the Western and Brong- Ahafo regions through...

Malaria outbreak in Volta Region

Malaria and its related challenges are rising in the Volta region every year, Dr Joseph Nuertey, Volta Regional Director of Health Services cautioned. Preventive efforts...

Malaria cases in Ghana on the rise

A report by the National Malaria Control Programme (NMCP) said Ghana in 2013 recorded about 11.3 million cases of Outpatients Department (OPD) malaria. It said...

Anglogold Supports Malaria Control Programme

Malaria menace is being fought from all fronts across the globe. It is against this milieu that partnership all over the world continuous to...