SANTE | HEALTH

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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08-Jun-2019 to 15:36

US invests $13m in Ghana’s health sector

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The United States has invested $13 million in Ghana's health sector for the past five years, state-owned Daily Graphic reports on Saturday.

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08-Jun-2019 to 10:51

Serra Leone leads in digitalization of heath reporting - WHO

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The World Health Organization (WHO) has praised Sierra Leone for leading the way in electronic health reporting in Africa.

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07-Jun-2019 to 19:57

Serra Leone leads in digitalization of heath reporting - WHO

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The World Health Organization (WHO) has praised Sierra Leone for leading the way in electronic health reporting in Africa.

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