Tuesday, October 19, 2021
The African Union said on Wednesday it had secured 270 million doses of anti-Covid vaccine for the continent, in a deal that will benefit countries unable to finance their own immunization campaigns. Under the deal, the vaccines will be supplied...
Over 1,200 new infections have taken Kenya’s COVID-19 tally past 65,000, the country’s Health Ministry said. Coronavirus cases in Kenya pass 65,000 tally The death toll increased by 26 to reach 1,180, according to the latest figures. “Today, 1,216 people have tested...
The coronavirus death toll is now 45,282 in Africa, an update by the health institution of the African Union showed on Monday. The total number of cases is now over 1,881,300 across the continent and some 1,588,800 patients have recovered...
South African Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has announced 54 more COVID-19 related deaths and 772 new infections on Monday night, which take the death toll in South Africa to over 19 465. This makes South Africa’s COVID-19 death toll to...
The balance sheet of people with coronavirus in Algeria has experienced a new peak. 16 members of the same family in the Blida region, near Algiers, were infected with the coronavirus following contacts with Algerian nationals living in France,...
For years Zambian lawyer and politician Ludwig Sondashi has been saying that his Sondashi Formula 2000 preparation kills HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. But it has never been proven. Researched by Zarina Geloo Scientists and pharmaceutical conglomerates spending millions of...
The Sexual Transmission of Ebola: Scicomm as a matter of life and death By Ida Jooste, Internews “The resurgence of Ebola in Liberia in late June 2015, seven weeks after the country had been declared Ebola-free, put a spotlight on how...
Mystery diseases inspire a special terror in the West. Buried in our psyche lies the idea that a new Black Death will one day appear, shattering the medical protection we have built over the years. Horror films are made...
Ex-Irish president Mary Robinson urged African leaders Wednesday to boost support for maternal health, during a visit to Sierra Leone where mortality rates are among the highest in the world. Skip related content If the African Union succeeds in...
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