Nigeria's Ned Nwoko Moves Against Malaria in Africa

Politician and business mogul Ned Nwoko launched the Malaria Eradication In Africa Project, with the aim of ridding the continent of deadly disease caused by the malaria parasite. The Prince Ned Nwoko Foundation plans to fund research for a malaria vaccine to the tune of U.S.$750,000 to be accessed by five universities across Africa.

A malaria-carrying mosquito (file photo).


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