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Kwara State Approves N41million Counterpart Funding For Malaria Eradication

Written by Yusuf Zubairu

Kwara state has approved N41 million counterpart funds for malaria eradication programme across the 16 local government areas for this year

The state Commisssioner for Health ,Dr Raji Razaq made this known at a meeting with Long Lasting Campaign Coordinating Network Committee (LLCCN) in Ilorin.

He said the state had been very proactive in improving the standard of health care service delivery .

Dr. Raji commended the partners and stakeholders for a successful flag off of the programme, which had motivated the kwara state to release N41 million counterpart fund for malaria programme.

In a remake, a member of the committee, Mr. John Ocholi, appreciated efforts of the state government for its commitment in the ongoing malaria eradication programme.