Bentiu – South Sudan – Fri, Aug 17, 2018
Increasing cases of Malaria in Bentiu
Health authorities in Bentiu, are urgently appealing for medicines and other supplies to stem the increasing cases of malaria.
The Director of Bentiu hospital, Dr Majak Kuony Baliu, said the hospital has seen an almost 70 percent increase in the number of malaria cases.
Some patients in Bentiu hospital, said it’s difficult for them to access malaria drugs.
Doctor Majak said the hospital has run out of anti-malaria medicines and other supplies and appealed for immediate and concerted action.