Angola – Ramping up Malaria Prevention

Louise Redvers reports from Luanda. 

Crouched on an upturned plastic box, Eva Angelino bounces 11-month old Odelina on her knee, trying to stop her crying. Mother and daughter are waiting in line outside a public health centre not far from the city centre of Angola’s capital Luanda.

“You have to be very patient here,” sighed 24-year-old Eva. “I was here yesterday from 8 am to after 2 pm waiting to get a malaria test for us both and then they told us we would have to come back again today. More………….

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