SANTE | HEALTH

04-Oct-2021 to 07:57

Rwanda closes second private clinic over poor services

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan ministry of Health on Sunday announced the closure with immediate effect of the Medical Business Company(MBC), one of the private clinics located in Nyamirambo, a suburb of Kigali city over poor services.

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30-Sep-2021 to 10:59

S/Africa: Buck stops with Ramaphosa on Covid-19 scandal - Opposition

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa was “ultimately responsible” for the milking millions of dollars in Covid-19 funds at the health ministry as revealed in this week’s Special Investigating Unit report, the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) said on Thursday.

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28-Sep-2021 to 08:25

At least six affected as chickenpox outbreak feared in Mozambique

APA-Pemba (Mozambique) — At least six cases of chickenpox have been recorded in Mozambique’s Pemba city amid fears that the situation could be worse than figures provided by officials.

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23-Sep-2021 to 15:41

UN panel discuss African pharmaceutical industry

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — On the sidelines of the 76th United Nations General Assembly, world leaders have highlighted the urgent need to intensify pharmaceutical production on the continent.

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20-Sep-2021 to 09:49

Rwanda: Major hospital closed down over poor services

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Health authorities in Rwanda have closed down a major hospital in the capital Kigali over allegedly poor services to its clients, APA can report on Monday.

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08-Sep-2021 to 21:46

DR Congo confirms meningitis outbreak

APA - Democratic Republic of Congo (Kinshasa) — In the northeastern province of the Democratic Republic of Congo, 261 suspected cases of meningitis and 129 related deaths were reported on September 7, representing a case-fatality rate of 50 percent.

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08-Sep-2021 to 21:26

Senegal tackling health effects of non-ionizing radiation

APA - Mbour (Senegal) — The Regulatory Authority for Telecommunications and Posts (ARTP) of Senegal ensures that it has taken the lead in the fight against any health risk related to non-ionizing radiation (NIR).

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