Ned Nwoko: Why Nigeria needs malaria eradication agency | TheCable

Ned Nwoko: Why Nigeria needs malaria eradication agency | TheCable

1/17/2022 7:01:00 AM

Ned Nwoko: Why Nigeria needs malaria eradication agency | TheCable

Ned Nwoko, Nigerian businessman and chairman of the Prince Ned Nwoko Foundation, has asked the federal government to work towards...

Author:TheCableJanuary 17, 2022 12:59 AMNed Nwoko, Nigerian businessman and chairman of the Prince Ned Nwoko Foundation, has asked the federal government to work towards setting up a malaria eradication agency.Nwoko said this over the weekend when members of the Arewa Youth Vanguard for Change and Development, and representatives of the National Association of University Students (NAUS), honoured him with an award on his philanthropy.

According to Nwoko, the establishment of the agency will speed up Nigeria’s efforts to tackle the scourge of malaria, adding that his foundation is working closely with lawmakers on a bill for the setup of the agency.He also called for efforts to develop more malaria vaccines, as was done with COVID, adding that the approach to malaria is not getting as much attention as expected globally, since it is sometimes viewed as “Africa’s problem”.

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Ned_malaria This where the 80% of government revenue goes. When you produce millions of graduates you need more agencies not factories to get them involved. This is why Nigerians are obsessed with the issue of Nepotism. They don't care about factories and infrastructure only Nepotism 🤣🤪 Ned_malaria Naija pipu and agency creation

Ned_malaria See as he's looking like the parasite.