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The Malaria Situation In Angola

Jun 19, 2018

According to data released by the Angolan Ministry of Health, Angola has recorded more than 1.5 million malaria cases this year and 3,853 people have died. places such as Bengo and Huambo are the regions with the most serious malaria epidemics. In May, the Ministry of Health of Angola launched a malaria control contingency plan aimed at reducing the incidence and mortality of malaria, taking measures such as case management, epidemiological surveillance, vector control, and mosquito nets distribution.

Angola is located in southwestern Africa near the equator. According to the Angolan National Bureau of Statistics, Angola has a population of nearly 30 million.