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Ghana Health Service partners Lakeside Village to host World Malaria Day

BY: GraphicOnline
Ghana Health Service partners Lakeside Village to host World Malaria Day
Ghana Health Service partners Lakeside Village to host World Malaria Day

Lakeside Village in conjunction with the Ghana Health Service has hosted this year's World Malaria Day Program at the Oyibi Presby Park, Kpone Katamanso.

The event which is celebrated every year with a focus on the eradication of Malaria was marked globally this year under the theme “Harness innovation to reduce the malaria disease burden and save lives”.

Malaria, which continues to have a devastating effect on the health of millions of people around the world has in time past critically relied on the support of individuals and organizations around the world to alleviate its destructive effect on livelihood.

In that regard, Lakeside Village and the Kpone Katamanso Health Directorate of the Ghana Health Service joined forces to combat the effects of the disease within the Kpone Katamanso district.

The event had in attendance various key stakeholders from the Health Directorate, staff and management of Lakeside village, and a section of the community leaders of the Kpone Katamanso district.

Lakeside Village expressed its commitment to contribute to its corporate social responsibilities in helping with the humanitarian goal of the World Health Organization with regard to curbing the spread of Malaria.