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Tunisia reports 766 new COVID-19 cases, 243,439 in total

Tunisian Health Ministry on Wednesday reported 766 new COVID-19 cases, raising the total number of infections in the country to 243,439. The death toll from...

Top health official in Nigeria’s largest city tests positive for COVID-19

Authorities in Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub and epicenter of COVID-19 cases on Monday confirmed that the state commissioner for health Akin Abayomi has tested...

Third ‘smart jacket’ prototype that diagnoses pneumonia set to debut in...

   by Anastacia Waweru  24-year-old Brian Turyabagye, co-inventor of a biomedical smart jacket is hoping to soon become a leading techpreneur in East Africa and the...

S. Africa’s Minister of Employment and Labor tests positive for COVID-19

South Africa's Minister of Employment and Labor Thembelani Nxesi has tested positive for COVID-19, the government announced on Friday. The minister received his results earlier...

Kenyan COVID-19 cases nearly double, reaching 7

Kenyan health officials have confirmed three new cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. The new cases were announced by Cabinet...

W.H.O. has 4,000 Ebola vaccines ready for Congo deployment

The Democratic Republic of Congo and U.N. agencies began deploying emergency teams of specialists over the weekend to try to prevent the spread of...

W.H.O.: Obese people are more likely to smoke

Obese people are more likely to indulge in smoking, a research conducted by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) shows. IARC, a World...

Rwanda says number of coronavirus cases rises to five

The number of coronavirus cases in Rwanda has risen to five from one, and included a man of Rwandese nationality with no recent history...

WHO official commends Ghana’s commitment towards universal health coverage

Ghana has been hailed for its commitment to provide universal health coverage (UHC) and better quality health care for its people. While addressing the 2018...

Zimbabwe health minister Obadiah Moyo Arrested

Health minister in Zimbabwe Obadiah Moyo has been arrested and is currently held at Rhodesville Police Station in Harare. The country's Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) spokesperson...
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