SCHAF says 150,000 sickle cell patients born annually

by | December 5, 2014 12:00 am

A non-governmental organisation, Sickle Cell Hope Alive Foundation (SCHAF) says about 150,000 (SS) Sickle Cell child are born annually in Nigeria. The NGO also said it was unfortunate that about 100,000 SS patients who are mostly children under 5 years die annually. The Founder and President of SCHAF,  Adeyinka Falusi, a Professor speaking on the topic…

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