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NIMR to honour JK for promoting research

President Jakaya Kikwete’s contribution in supporting National Institute for Medical Research has earned him recognition after the organisation decided to give him the ‘Distinguished Award in Health Promotion’. Briefing journalists on the coming 29th Annual Joint Scientific Conference, NIMR Director General Dr Mwele Malecela said compared to other African countries, President Kikwete has been able to incorporate research in the national agenda.

Source: Tanzanian News