5 facts you need to know about malaria in Africa

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:15 PM
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Malaria is estimated to cost Africa more than $12 billion every year in lost GDP, but could be controlled for a fraction of that sum.

Here are 5 facts you need to know about malaria in Africa:


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