New Malaria Vaccine brings more hope to Africa.

A new vaccine against the deadly malaria which has been 30 years in development, is now available for the first time to infants in Malawi. This was made public on Tuesday 23rd April 2019, by WHO which marks an “innovation milestone”. This is inline with the world malaria day commemorated world wide on the 25th of April 2019 under the theme “End Malaria for Good’. According to WHO, in Cameroon Malaria causes 22% of deaths occurring in health care facilities. In children under 5 years of age, 10% of deaths are linked to malaria. From 2016 to 2017 there was … Continue reading New Malaria Vaccine brings more hope to Africa.