News - World Leprosy Day

Nigeria Marks World Leprosy Day

11 months ago /

Nigerians have been asked to change their discriminatory attitude towards leprosy patients, as it will not augur well for their social embracement.

Nigeria unveils National Leprosy Control Plan to tackle public health challenges

2 years ago /
Health  Nation 

A four year National Strategic Plan for leprosy and buruli ulcer control has been launched in Nigeria, with a goal to reduce the public health burden of these diseases. Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole formally unveiled the document at a news briefing in Abuja ahead of the commemoration of the...