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Tunisian health minister calls to accelerate reform of national health system

Tunisian Minister of Health Abdellatif Mekki on Tuesday called for an acceleration of the reform of the national health system and improve the medical...

Israeli research: Gaucher’s disease drug effective against COVID-19

  Israeli researchers have found that derivatives of two Gaucher's disease drugs are effective against coronavirus, the defense ministry said Tuesday. Gaucher's disease is caused by a...

Rwandan scientists researching on immunity of recovered COVID-19 patients

Scientists in Rwanda are carrying out research aimed at finding out whether people who recovered from the COVID-19 in the country got specific antibodies...

Health experts warn of risks of low supplies of COVID-19 test...

A warning was sounded by public health experts over the low supplies of COVID-19 testing kits in Africa even as a number of nations...

Ethiopia’s confirmed COVID-19 cases surpass 700

Ethiopia's confirmed COVID-19 cases reached 701 after 46 more patients were confirmed, the Ethiopian Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) said in a statement on...

Mozambique school children face ‘catastrophic’ fall-out from COVID-19

School children in Mozambique are facing what a senior United Nations and World Bank official in the southern African country are calling “catastrophic outcomes”...

WHO says it suspends clinical trial with hydroxychloroquine on COVID-19 patients

The World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said Monday that a clinical trial of malaria drug hydroxychloroquine on COVID-19 patients came to "a...

Mozambique records its first death from COVID-19 – health ministry

Mozambique has confirmed its first COVID-19 death, the health ministry said. The southern African nation, which has documented 209 coronavirus cases, said the fatality was...

W.H.O. worries about “silent coronavirus epidemic” in Africa

Africa has so far been spared the worst impact of the coronavirus, but the World Health Organization is worried the continent could face a...

Rwandan scientists conducting research on immunity of recovered COVID-19 patients

Scientists in Rwanda are carrying out research aimed at finding out whether people who recovered from the COVID-19 in the country got specific antibodies...
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