UI-CPP Schistosomiasis Control Initiative – This program has gone through series of stages that include preliminary investigation of schistosomiasis cases, diagnosis, treatment as well as control and prevention initiative in Eggua community for more than 5 years. Scientists from the University of Ibadan Department of Zoology led by Dr Chiaka Anumudu have been involved in mapping prevalence of schistosomiasis in Eggua and the development of a health education initiative for its control.

Epidemiological Coverage

Eggua Community Schisto Control

General coverage of the study

Client Base Growth
Patient Satisfaction

Children and young adults

Client Base Growth
Patient Satisfaction

Community prevalence studies have covered most of the villages and settlements that make up Eggua,  Yewa North Local Government, Ogun State. In about 40% , there have been health education inintiatives. This is due to the series of intervention program that captured the major suburbs in the community.

General Coverage of the study
Children and young adults