Nigeria ready as WHO seeks to eliminate bacterial meningitis by 2030 — NCDC DG


By Sola Ogundipe

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, says Nigeria has keyed into the global roadmap to defeat Cerebrospinal Meningitis, CSM, by 2030 as launched by the World Health Organisation.

In a statement, on Wednesday, the NCDC Director-General Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, said the move illustrates significant commitment towards meningitis control, which is especially critical for Nigeria as meningitis remains a major public health challenge.

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