13-Feb-2019 to 06:02

S/African leader sets up "war room" to prepare for free health services

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa’s office has set up a National Health Insurance (NHI) "war room" to address challenges in the public healthcare system, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has said.

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12-Feb-2019 to 17:06

Mozambique gets ₤7.5 million UK funding for nutrition

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a donation of ₤ 7.5 million by the United Kingdom to support some of Mozambique’s 120,000 most malnourished and acutely food insecure people, APA can report on Tuesday.

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12-Feb-2019 to 16:29

eSwatini tops Africa in fighting NTDs

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini is leading African countries that are at low risk of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD’s), followed by Malawi and Mali respectively.

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12-Feb-2019 to 15:15

Liberia’s health sector receives support from World Bank

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The World Bank Group (WBG) has committed to supporting the Government of Liberia in improving the health sector through strengthening the capacity of the country’s healthcare delivery system and the sustainable management of available resources.

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11-Feb-2019 to 22:24

eSwatini recveives 24-man medical team from Taiwan

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — A team of 24 medical experts from Taiwan is in eSwatini to render free medical services to thousands of patients.

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09-Feb-2019 to 21:37

Kenyatta calls for increased private sector participation in the provision of he...

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday called for increased partnerships between national governments and the private sector in the provision of health services in Africa.

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09-Feb-2019 to 16:13

Uganda partners with FAO to investigate Tilapia on Lake Victoria

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has set up a committee to investigate the reported outbreak of the Tilapia Lake Virus in Lake Victoria WHICH IS SHARED BY THREE East African countries of Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania.

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