WHO Budgets $178 Million For Nigeria’s Health Sector
Alemu said that $127 million, representing 66 per cent of the budget, would be spent on polio eradication programmes.
He said that $30 million would be expended on communicable disease projects such as malaria, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS within the period under review.
According to him, $8.1 million is earmarked for promotion of health care through reduction of maternal and child mortality as well as family planning.
Alemu also said the remaining funds would be used for emergencies arising from of outbreak of diseases.