How neglected tropical diseases reduce the quality of life in Africa

Tuesday March 3 2015

A municipal council worker dispenses insecticide using a fogging machine during a dengue prevention spraying in Kuala Lumpur in February 20114. East Africa has a high burden of the neglected tropical diseases. AFP PHOTO | MOHD RASFAN

A municipal council worker dispenses insecticide using a fogging machine during a dengue prevention spraying in Kuala Lumpur in February 20114. East Africa has a high burden of the neglected tropical diseases. AFP PHOTO | MOHD RASFAN 

By CHRISTABEL LIGAMI, TEA Special Correspondent