World Health Organization
Heroes for health: Africa
Mr Magellan Bongogo
WHO/C. Petas

Mr Bongogo was posted to the Mbandaka hospital in June 2005 and quickly established a reputation as an effective and efficient problem solver.

He is especially known as an advocate for those people who cannot afford to pay for consultation and treatment in the hospital.

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