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Rwanda Launches Search for Investors in Bed Nets Factory

Rwanda Launches Search for Investors in Bed Nets Factory

By Emmanuel NtirenganyaFailure to secure an investor who meets the standards set by World Health Organisation (WHO) is...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Madagascar: HIV-TB Connection - Key to Ending Infections

By Tom MaguireLondon — A group of teenage boys huddle around Michelle in the mangroves behind Joyce Bay,...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Africa: 3 in 5 Babies Not Breastfed in the First Hour of Life

An estimated 78 million babies - or three in five - are not breastfed within the first hour...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Uganda: Church of Uganda Sued for Diverting Malaria Money

By Juliet KigongoKampala — Church of Uganda (CoU) has been sued for allegedly diverging Shs100 million ($31,482) it...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

South Africa: Men Aren't Being Tested for HIV. How Health Services Can Plug the Gap

By Morna CornellMen make up slightly less than half of the adults living with HIV across the world....

South Africa: Openness of Bongani Mayosi's Family Shows Great Courage

South Africa: Openness of Bongani Mayosi's Family Shows Great Courage

Professor Bongani Mayosi, the dean of the University of Cape Town (UCT) Faculty of Health Sciences and an...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Uganda: UCU Faculty of Journalism to Emphasise Practical Skills

By Dorcus MurungiIn a country where there are more graduates than jobs, it is prudent that universities produce...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Nigeria: The Challenge of Cholera Epidemic

editorial Government must live up to its responsibility by providing clean water for the people No fewer than...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Tanzania: Chinese Technique 'Can Cut Malaria By Over 80%'

By Mosenda JacobDar es Salaam — Malaria cases in Tanzania can be reduced by over 80 per cent...

Generation Iron 3 Official Teaser Trailer

Generation Iron 3 Official Teaser Trailer

The original Generation Iron film highlighted a new generation of competitors whose only passion was to become the...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Namibia: HIV-Aids Organisation Pays Vat for Donated Goods

By Ndanki KahiurikaCHAIRPERSON of the Solidarity Community Care Organisation Constancio Mwandingi says they paid N$6 000 early this...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Namibia: First Lady Highlights Namibia's GBV Issues At Aids Conference

By Alvine KapitakoWindhoek — First Lady Monica Geingos on Wednesday told the international AIDS conference in Amsterdam that...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Chad: Health Centres Overwhelmed With Spike in Malnourished Children

By Nellie PeytonDakar — Malnutrition peaks in Chad every year between July and October but this year countries...

Rwanda Launches Search for Investors in Bed Nets Factory

Running For Love In Venice!

What’s the craziest thing you’ve done for love? Pasha The Boss jumps to and from bridges and gondolas,...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Uganda: Youth On a Mission to Make Malaria Testing Easy

By Esther OlukaAcross the country, in many health facilities, malaria is diagnosed using blood tests after a patient...

Rwanda Launches Search for Investors in Bed Nets Factory

World’s leading researchers say scientific evidence does not support HIV criminalization laws

Twenty of the world’s leading HIV scientists have launched an evidence-based consensus that systematically refutes the rationale for...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Africa: Dear Woman, Understand Your Body. If You Don't, Your Partner Won't

By Joyline MaenzaniseMasturbation is natural and healthy and benefits our relationships with ourselves and our partners in more...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Sierra Leone: Call for Kambia Women, Girls to Use Family Planning

By Regina PrattThe government, in collaboration with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and partners, last week celebrated...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Congo-Kinshasa: Ebola Outbreak Ends in the Democratic Republic of Congo

press release In response to the announcement today, that the latest Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Zimbabwe Is Moving Towards Inclusive Health Care to Fight HIV, Not to Legitimise Gay Rights

By Kylie KiunguyuThe Zimbabwean government has announced that it will set up special health centres for homosexual men,...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Africa: Should Your Workplace Ban Meat?

By Emma BathaLondon — Office-sharing company WeWork, which operates in 22 countries, is going meat-free and will ban...

Malawi: Mutharika to Lead Global Fund Conference in France

Malawi: Mutharika to Lead Global Fund Conference in France

Malawian President Peter Mutharika has been asked by the Global Fund to champion and lead next year's conference...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Kenya: Fighting Stigma Is Key to Aids Battle - Kenyan Aids Activist

By Christina OkelloWorld leaders are meeting this week in Amsterdam to bolster the battle against an epidemic experts...

Kenyan Lawyer Honoured at Aids Conference for Pro-Bono Work

Kenyan Lawyer Honoured at Aids Conference for Pro-Bono Work

Photo: Capital FM Allan Achesa Maleche (in black suit) was named the pro-bono lawyer of the year by...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Nigeria: Falz's Latest Video Is a Powerful Message On Rape, HIV and Suicide

By Socrates MbamaluThe Nigerian rapper Folarin Falana popularly known as Falz published the video of 'Child of the...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Liberian Nurses, IOAN Help Liberian Health Institutions

The Liberian Nurses Association in America (LNA) in America has delivered medical supplies worth about US 10,000. Dollars...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Zimbabwe: Stop Charging the Elderly, Children - Health Minister

By Freedom MupanedemoHealth and Child Care Minister Dr David Parirenyatwa last week castigated authorities at hospitals and clinics...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

South Africa: Deputy President David Mabuza Delegates Minister Aaron Motsoaledi to Lead Team SA to 22nd International Aids Conference

press release Deputy President delegates the Minister of Health to lead the South African delegation to the International...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Liberia: WHO Wants Sentinel Surveillance Influenza Implemented in Hospitals

By Hannah N. GeterminahThe World Health Organization (WHO) has embarked on the implementation of the Sentinel Surveillance for...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Tanzania: Let Us Not Lose Focus in War Against HIV/Aids

The key message that the thousands of delegates -- researchers, campaigners, activists and people living with the HIV...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Africa: The HIV Pandemic - Time to Recalibrate and Target the Weak Spots

analysis By Linda-Gail BekkerUniversity of Cape Town — HIV remains a global challenge. Between 36.7 million and 38.8...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Uganda: Education Official, Youth Disagree On Condom Use

By Fred MuzaaleKampala — An official in the Ministry of Education and youth have disagreed over a proposal...

Namibia Honoured for Its Fight Against HIV/Aids

Uganda: We Applaud Progress in HIV/Aids Treatment

Photo: South African Department of Health South African Deputy Minister of Social Development, Ms Hendrietta Bogopane Zulu addresses...

Tanzania: European MPs Call On Tanzania to Address Family Planning Issues

Tanzania: European MPs Call On Tanzania to Address Family Planning Issues

By Rosemary Mirondo [email protected] es Salaam — A network of members of parliaments from across Europe, who are...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Tanzania: Good News in Tanzania As Few Mothers Pass HIV to Newborns

By Beldina NyakekeMusoma — In Mara region, only 16 children out of 988 who were born of mothers...

Namibia Honoured for Its Fight Against HIV/Aids

Namibia Honoured for Its Fight Against HIV/Aids

Photo: South African Department of Health South African Deputy Minister of Social Development, Ms Hendrietta Bogopane Zulu addresses...

Namibia Honoured for Its Fight Against HIV/Aids

South Africa: Deputy President David Mabuza Attends the International Aids 2018 Conference in Amsterdam, 23 to 27 Jul

Photo: South African Department of Health South African Deputy Minister of Social Development, Ms Hendrietta Bogopane Zulu addresses...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Angola: Ministry of Health to Shut Down Illegal Pharmacies

Luanda — The Ministry of Health will shut down in the next few days, illegal pharmaceutical establishments in...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Ghana: GHS to Ban Posting of All Health Workers Beginning Next Year

By Abigail AnnohThe Ghana Health Service (GHS), has hinted of a complete ban on postings of all health...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

Kenya: The HIV Puzzle That Couldn't Save Ruth Kamande From Deathrow

By David KwalimwaRuth Kamande's defense that she stabbed Farid Mohammed 20 times to stop him from infecting her...