Nigerian movie superstar, Tonto Dikeh has been unveiled as a campaign ambassador against the spread of Tuberculosis.
Tonto Dikeh made this announcement in a recent social media post on her Instagram handle where she posted a photo of herself during one of the campaigns.
Sharing some photos from the event, she wrote;
“Tuberculosis continue to be a public health concern here in Nigeria, 18 Nigerians dies every hour from TB. The need to contain this deadly disease is taking a different shape as we officially Launched our Nationwide Campaign to curb this disease.
48hours ago we unveiled a global Humanitarian @tontolet as Campaign Ambassador for “SPREAD the Tuberculosis Story” during a Press Conference in Abuja.
It is delightful to have partnered with The Tonto Dikeh Foundation in embarking on this course to end TB in Nigeria by 2030.
I must commend the Federal Government and representatives from the TB Control Centre who were available during the conference, efforts from the Ministry of Health is commendable.”