2 African Students Create Anti-Malaria Soap, Awarded $25,000 – Ventures Africa

Moctar Dembélé who hails from Burukina Faso and Gérard Niyondiko, from Burundi, are the first non American born/citizen, to win the Global Social Venture Competition.Both are students of the Intsitut International de l’Eau et de l’Envirronement de Ouagadougou International Institute of water and environment, in Burkina Faso.The invention will carry the name Faso soap.“The soap will be available first here, and then given to NGO”, Gerard Niyondiko, Technical Manager of Faso soap said in a video that was posted online today.The soap is made from karate citronella, and other herbs that are still a secret.

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