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World Champions for End Malaria 10KM Run in Nairobi, Kenya 24th April, 2010

April 12, 2010 - 17:16 -- John Ngugi Foun...

The event has attracted 7,000 participants and seeks to promote malaria awareness and advocacy towards a malaria free Kenya.

The End Malaria Run is organized by Ministry of Health (Division of Malaria Control), the John Ngugi Foundation, WHO-Roll Back Malaria and Malaria Foundation International.

The objectives of the race include mobilizing 200,000 long lasting mosquito nets (LLINS) and malaria drugs which shall be distributed to 50,000 families in malaria prone areas such as Kakamega, Bungoma and Mwea including Kilifi all in Kenya.