8 February 2018

Sudan: Khartoum State Launches Vectors and Mosquitos Spraying Campaign

Khartoum — THE MINISTER FOR health, professor Mamoon Humaida, on Thursday launched the greater Khartoum anti mosquitos and vectors spraying which continues for two weeks, under the theme of "Khartoum clear of mosquitos and vectors".

The minister said this campaign is launched twice a year in August and February to help combat flying vectors and mosquitos and flies in Khartoum. The campaign will see over 1375 intensive sorties that seek to reduce and combat flies and mosquitos in the capital Khartoum.

The spraying will also see a from house to house disinfection and insecticide spraying covering over 3500 daily. However market places, dumping areas and sewage system will be sprayed with long effect sprays

The minister complained that despite his government efforts, lots of activities help with the breeding of mosquitos and flies in Khartoum, citing the case of water sewages system, breakdown of water pipelines, and the Nile tributaries.

Sudan

Refugees Allege Chronic Corruption in UN Resettlement Process

Refugees in Khartoum, interviewed by IRIN over a 10 month period, say that individuals working with the Sudanese branch… Read more »

See What Everyone is Watching

Copyright © 2018 Sudan News Agency. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.