How cost of medicines leave many at the mercy of malaria
Today is World Malaria Day. Daily Trust looks at how the cost of anti-malarial weighs down on the populace Usman came into the pharmacy with a prescription of malaria medicine from a hospital. However, he said he could not afford the N 2, 000 cost of the Artemisinin based Combination Therapy (ACT) malaria drug brought to him. He asked for a cheaper version of the drug, and was given one that costs N1,400 but said the cost was still beyond him.