Niger poised to be first country in Africa to eliminate river blindness

Niger poised to be first country in Africa to eliminate river blindness
DUBAI, 9th December, 2021 (WAM) -- Niger has completed the necessary evaluations in line with guidelines from the World Health Organisation (WHO) to certify the elimination of onchocerciasis (commonly known as river blindness), unlocking billions for the country’s economy over the last several decades...