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Tackling non-communicable diseases in East Africa

PUBLISHED: Mon, 07 Oct 2019 10:31:08 GMT

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There’s a rise of non-communicable diseases (NCD) in East Africa due to unhealthy lifestyle amid a shortage of qualified professionals. To tell about a medical training program that aims to increase the number, quality and deployment of cancer and neurological specialists in the East Africa region, Director General of East African Development Bank, Vivienne Yeda Apopo joins CNBC Africa for more.


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