WHO says 500,000 missing TB cases threatens control.

At a press briefing organized by the Stop TB Nigeria Partnership ahead of a National TB conference scheduled for next week in Abuja, Nigeria, the World Health Organization’s Medical Officer in charge of TB, Dr. Ayodele Awe has said that over 500,000 cases of Tuberculosis go undetected each year in Nigeria, creating a gap that could potentially threaten control of the disease across Africa.

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