WATCH: Woman, 21, fights malaria with soap in Uganda

2018-10-29 08:29


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As a child, Joan Nalubega, 21, was frequently ill from malaria - prompting her to tackle Uganda's number one infectious disease killer through a long-lasting mosquito-repellent soap.

"As a I was a child, I used ti face malaria a lot as a disease. So I grew up with this inspiration to come up with an intervention to prevent malaria," said Nalubega.

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