News - 15 Mar `17VITSAF presents World Vitiligo Day Abuja 2017

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As we are gearing up towards the World Vitiligo Day 2017, the first announcement comes from Nigeria. WVD Abuja 2017 will be a fun filled two part event; A 5-10km hike, and a Purple Tunic Party themed 'Difference is Beautiful'. Check out VITSAF website for more details.

World Vitiligo Day Abuja 2017

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