26 Apr Rwanda: First Lady to Launch Anti-Cervical Cancer Campaign
Edmund Kagire, AllAfrica.com
First Lady Jeannette Kagame is expected to launch a prevention of Cervical Cancer programme today, which will see girls between the age of 11-15 years vaccinated.
The programme also targets women between the age of 35-45 years, who will be diagnosed and treated from one the leading killers of women worldwide.
Rwanda becomes the first African state to use the Human Papilloma virus (HPV) Vaccination for girls and screening for women.