Tag: health

Uganda: 15 Admitted Over Suspected Outbreak in Budaka

Kampala, Uganda — Fifteen people are admitted at Budaka health center IV in critical condition following a suspected...

The Fit Five! 5 Simple Ways To Keep Fit During Your College Classes

Being fit can be quite a challenge for a student since you have to juggle exams, assignments, attend...

Malawi: World Aids Day Commemorated in Salima

Salima — As government and its partners commit resources to support people infected with HIV and AIDS, communities...

Malawi: VP Chimulirenji Says More Malawians Face Hunger – Promises Relief Food

Vice President Everton Chimulurenji, who is also Minister responsible for Disaster Management Affairs, has said government us reassessing...

Uganda Among Six States With Half of World’s Malaria Cases

Uganda has again been named one of six African countries that account for more than half of all...

Zimbabwe: Patients Call for Doctors to Return

Patients seeking treatment from public health institutions countrywide have pleaded with junior doctors to end their impasse with...

Zimbabwe: Government Scraps Duty On All Foodstuffs

Government has removed duty on all foodstuffs as a way of ensuring their availability as well as protect...

Mozambique: Contingency Plan Faces Funding Deficit

Maputo — The Mozambican government is facing a deficit of 1.2 billion meticais (about 19 million US dollars)...

Nigeria: HIV/Aids – New Infections Still High in Nigeria – Official

As Nigeria prepares to join the rest of the world to commemorate the World AIDS day on December...

Incredible Stretching And Flexibility Motivation With Janice Liou!

Janice Liou is an international and online yoga teacher based in NJ. She shares a lot of great...

Nigeria: WHO Supports Measles Campaign Targeting Millions of Children in Northern Nigeria

More than 28 million children in northern Nigeria will be protected against measles and meningitis through an immunization...

Scientists train farmers Cassava Weed Management

About 30,000 farmers from Abia, Benue, Oyo, Ogun and Osun state will benefit from the training on the...

Kenya building capacities in geospatial fields

By Dr Nicholas Muraguri The success of Kenya’s national development agenda, now summed up as the ‘Big 4...

Southern Africa: SADC Launches Agriculture Project in Botswana

Gaborone — The aim of the Southern African Development Cooperation (SADC) Regional Agricultural Policy Investment Plan (2017-2022) project...

Staying In Shape While Travelling – It’s Not Easy But It’s Possible

Following a certain routine and staying on track with your fitness goals is easy once you make a...

Rwanda: Health Experts Call for More Efforts in Malaria Prevention

Rwanda still grapples with challenges to reduce its malaria burden but experts say the dream to eliminate disease...

Nigeria: Who Supports Nigeria to Become First African Country to Adopt New Epidemic Intelligence Tool

Abuja — In the short time it has existed, Nigeria's public health institute, the Nigeria Centre for Disease...

Africa: Nine African Countries Agree to Begin Journey Towards Pooled Procurement to Increase Their Access to Affordable Life-Saving Vaccines

Brazzaville — Nine middle-income countries in Africa have agreed to work towards pooled procurement mechanisms by first sharing...

Tanzania steps war against malaria

Determined to lessen the malaria burden, the United Republic of Tanzania has announced the launch of its national...

Zimbabwe: People Living With HIV Welcome New SMS Platform

A high number of respondents to a recent study have welcomed a new unique intervention Short Message Service...

Clips And Pics | Donnie Yen Inspiration!

Donnie Yen, is a Hong Kong actor, martial artist, film director, producer, action choreographer, stuntman and multiple-time world wushu...

Zimbabwe: A Third of Govt Doctors Face the Axe

A third of doctors who work in public health institutions, a total of 516 out of the 1...

Nigeria: Over 2m Children to Be Vaccinated

Over 2 million children in Benue State are to be vaccinated during the 2019 integrated measles and meningitis...

Africa: Diet for Healthy People, Healthy Planet Too Costly for Some

Rome — At $2.84 per head per day, the 'ideal diet' would be beyond reach for nearly 1.6...

Tanzania: Samia – Universal Health Inevitable

VICE-PRESIDENT Samia Suluhu Hassan has assured the Southern African Development Community (SADC) member states that Tanzania is committed...

Kenya: Governor Joho Admitted to Mombasa Hospital With Malaria

Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho has been admitted with malaria, his Communications director Richard Chacha has told the Nation....

Namibia: More Than 500 Prisoners Living With HIV

A total of 592 inmates in Namibian prisons are living with HIV out of a population of 4...

Remember To Perform These 7 Post Workout Strategies For Better Recovery

Did you know that the top reason why Americans don’t work out more is that they don’t have...

Malawi: College of Medicine Set for University of Malawi Divorce

College of Malawi officials say they are set for the divorce from the University of Malawi, saying the...

Sudan: Haemorrhagic Fever, Malaria Spreading in Sudan

Dinder / El Fasher — The hospital of Dinder in eastern Sennar reported a second case of haemorrhagic...

Tanzania: Zanzibar Uses Drones for ‘Eliminate Malaria’ Campaign

WITH great success recorded in the past decade in controlling the spread of Malaria using multiple interventions, the...

Somalia: Floods to Spark Outbreaks of Malnutrition, Disease in Somalia – UN

Flooding in Somalia increases risk of malnutrition and disease outbreaks, the United Nations Children's Fund(UNICEF) warned on Wednesday....

Nigeria: ‘Investment in Health Sector Will Reposition Edo As Medical Tourism Destination’

Benin City — The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured that the renewed investment in the...

Zimbabwe: Training of Prison Nurses in HIV Management Vital

The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) in Namibia is supporting the training of nurses...

Ghana: National Sanitation Authority and Sanitation Fund to Be Established – VP Bawumia Announces

Government has initiated the process towards the establishment of a National Sanitation Authority as well as a National...

Ghana: Pupils Not Happy of Poor Quality Food

Takoradi — Pupils of Bedu Addo Methodist Basic School at Takoradi in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis of the Western...

Zimbabwe: Zim to Embark On New HIV Study

Zimbabwe will next week embark on a new HIV study to help measure the country's progress toward UNAIDS'...

Zimbabwe: Let’s Talk About Our Reality – Are We Failing Our Young People?

The recent picture of a first year University of Zimbabwe student lying lifeless in a pool of blood...

Sierra Leone: Over 73,000 People Live With HIV in Salone

Director General of the HIV Secretariat, Abdulrahman Sesay, has confirmed to newsmen that as at 2019, 73,468 persons...

Liberia: Itter Pharmacy Donates to Hospitals in Bopolu City

The Public hospital in Gbabolu County has benefited from a donation of assorted medical supplies from the management...