SANTE | HEALTH

20-Mar-2019 to 18:42

Sierra Leone develops first-ever strategic plan for nursing

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone is developing its first ever Nurses and Midwifery Strategic Plan, the country’s president, Julius Maada Bio, has disclosed.

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19-Mar-2019 to 08:38

Social protection is a global health challenge says Kenya’s First Lady

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has said social protection is a fundamental human right and a challenge with a bearing on not only human health but also on the overall human development.

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18-Mar-2019 to 12:05

Botswana: Mogae takes HIV/AIDS crusade to Cote d’Ivoire

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The former President of Botswana Festus Mogae who is credited with reducing HIV/AIDS related deaths in his country is due in Cote d’Ivoir as part of his campaign to eradicate the disease, APA learned Monday.

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14-Mar-2019 to 19:42

WHO boosts eSwatini with $107, 143 for antivenins

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The World Health Organization (WHO) has pumped $107 143 into eSwatini’s coffers for the purchasing of ten different types of antivenins.

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14-Mar-2019 to 09:01

Nairobi becomes first East African City to launch human milk bank

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya's capital city Nairobi will be the first city in the East African region to have a state-of-the-art public Human Milk Bank (HMB).

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12-Mar-2019 to 16:13

Deadly plague reported at Uganda-DRC border

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The World Health Organistaion (WHO) has warned of an outbreak of a deadly plague at Uganda’s border with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

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06-Mar-2019 to 23:53

DRC to supply ARVs to Gabon - UNAIDS

APA-Libreville (Gabon) By Isaac Mackanga — UNAIDS Director in Gabon Françoise Ndayishimiye has revealed that the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is ready to supply ARVs to Gabon, which is facing a shortage of the vital drugs for people living with HIV.

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