SANTE | HEALTH

14-Jun-2019 to 01:08

Uganda repatriates Ebola patient, suspected victims to DRC

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda has repatriated one Ebola patient and four other suspected Ebola victims to Democratic Republic of Congo this afternoon.

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13-Jun-2019 to 12:33

Botswana NGO mobilises ex-miners against S/Africa companies

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A Botswana non-governmental organisation (NGO) is calling upon former mine workers to register with it so that it can facilitate their payments from mining companies in South Africa, APA learnt here Thursday.

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12-Jun-2019 to 22:04

Rwanda warns against Ebola spreading from DRC, Uganda

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda's Health officials on Wednesday urged the public to be vigilant on visitors from neighboring Uganda and advise anyone who could develop Ebola symptoms to seek immediate medical attention.

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12-Jun-2019 to 13:58

eSwatini on alert as polio outbreak hits Mozambique

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini health officials are on high alert as fears mount over possible impact of polio cases reported in neighbouring Mozambique, a cabinet minister announced on Wednesday.

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12-Jun-2019 to 12:48

Uganda reports Ebola outbreak fatality

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s Ministry of Health has confirmed on Wednesday an Ebola outbreak in Kasese District.

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11-Jun-2019 to 17:03

eSwatini rolls out national de-worming, rotavirus vaccination

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The ministry of health in eSwatini has rolled out an annual national vaccination exercise against the rotavirus and also started giving out de-worming tablets to over 30, 000 school-going children.

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10-Jun-2019 to 20:44

Rotary Int'l injects $100m into global polio fight

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Rotary International is providing $100 million in grants to support the global effort to end polio especially in African countries such as Nigeria.

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