Inappropriate treatment of diarrhea kills 2970 U-five children annually in Lagos.

According to the latest data from Nigeria Federal Ministry of Health in collaboration with international partner, no fewer than 2,970 under five children in Lagos State, South west Nigeria alone die annually from diarrhea acquired through unsafe drinking water.

The report said that although these deaths are preventable and treatment, not much has been done in terms on prevention and treatment of the disease.

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