Hawa’u, the 6-year-old girl whose genital was mutilated by ritualists has received treatment from the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano and reunited with her family. Hawa’u was received by the Bauchi State governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, after her discharge from the hospital.
Elephantiasis is a tropical parasitic disease that affects the lymph nodes and lymph vessels thereby causing extreme swelling in the arms and legs. It is also called lymphatic filariasis. It increases the risk of frequent bacterial infections that harden and thicken the skin of the affected area. Cause The disease is caused by the filarial […]