New 'super' strain of malaria threatens Kenya

Experts find new variation of parasite that appears to be resistant to world's most effective drugs.

    Scientists in Kenya have found evidence of a new strain of malaria that appears to be resistant to the world's most effective drugs.

    A similar parasite has been found along Thailand’s border with Myanmar.

    Now, there is concern that the strain may be spreading.

    Al Jazeera’s Nazanine Moshiri reports from Kenya's eastern coast.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    Heron Gate mass eviction: 'We never expected this in Canada'

    Hundreds face mass eviction in Canada's capital

    About 150 homes in one of Ottawa's most diverse and affordable communities are expected to be torn down in coming months

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    In 1959, a year before Nigeria's independence, a 23-year-old student helped colour the country's identity.