A Medical Expert, Mrs Margret Aderounmu says malaria accounts for the highest number of visits to the Hospital in Nigeria.

Speaking on Pensioners FM Programme, Radio Clinic, one of the Malarial focal persons in Ona-Ara Local Government, Mrs Aderounmu said collective fight against malaria would help Nigeria to achieve its desire to eliminate Malaria by 2030.

 “I use to tell people that self medication does a lot of harm than good, if you feel any malaria symptom, don’t sit at home and treat yourself, let doctors administer treatment on you and take your drugs in line with medical prescription”.                 

Mrs Aderounmu urged the public to clear drains and bushes around their homes as part of the precautionary measures to prevent them from mosquito bites.

Dupe Akinyooye

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