19
Jul
Profile of Prof Sambo: What you need to know about NHIS boss
Daily Trust
As Nigeria observes the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) by Decree No. 35 of 1999,...


19
Jul
No political reason on vote of no confidence against minister, say MPs
Catholic Radio Network
Passing a vote of no confidence against the state Minister of Heath has no political motives, said Members of Wau State Legislative...


19
Jul
Big donor Steyer's presidential run could deny millions to other Democratic races
Reuters Africa
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - Billionaire Tom Steyer, a longtime friend and key donor to liberal candidates and causes, says he decided to...


19
Jul
Food Culture, Eating Practices At The Bush Canteen Of The University Of Ghana
Modern Ghana
Given that I have imposed a bachelorship on myself, I have always frequented the Bush Canteen, an eating-place at the University of Ghana,...


19
Jul
South Africa: MEC Ravi Pillay Visits Mbulula Crèche On International Nelson Mandela Day
AllAfrica.com
KZN MEC for Finance and Mayor of Umdoni Municipality bring jubilation to Mbulula area, south coast of KZN The KwaZulu-Natal MEC for...


19
Jul
Liberia: U.S.-Based Group Installs 435 Solar Suitcases
AllAfrica.com
non-profit organization called We Care Solar, based in California, USA says it has installed 435 Solar Suitcases in 430 health facilities...


19
Jul
Ebola in Goma: another wake-up call for Great Lakes
Sunrise
Exactly a month ago, the Minister of Health, Dr. Ruth Acheng, rushed to Uganda’s western border with the Democratic Republic of Congo...


19
Jul
South Africa: President Cyril Ramaphosa - Debate On the Presidency Budget Vote 2019-20
AllAfrica.com
Madame Speaker, Ms Thandi Modise, Deputy President David Mabuza, Ministers and Deputy Ministers Honourable Members, Distinguished Guests,...


19
Jul
Gauteng Government plans to take over City’s ambulance services
Roodepoort Record
City believes the lives of many residents will be put at risk.


19
Jul
African Free Trade Area Launched in Niger
AllAfrica.com
55-nation bloc seeks to fuel economies around the continent On 4 July, the 12th Extraordinary Summit of the African Union (AU) was held in...


19
Jul
4bn/- saved thanks to new drugs purchase system
Daily News
THE government is saving over 4bn/- annually under the new arrangement of procuring drugs and medical supplies directly from manufacturers....


19
Jul
Ghana: Put Kasoa Polyclinic, Others to Good Use
AllAfrica.com
The public is worried that a 80-bed capacity Kasoa ultra-modern Polyclinic at CP, in the Awutu Senya East Municipality of the Central...


19
Jul
Mthatha News: Pupils injured at violent protest in Mthatha
My Port Elizabeth
Pupils injured at violent protest in Mthatha: One pupil was allegedly shot and another injured with a knife during a violent protest in...


19
Jul
Nurse to appeal his dismissal after sexual harassment ruling | Cape Argus
IOL
The man, who was working at the Western Cape Rehabilitation Centre, was convicted following a disciplinary hearing held on May 27 and June...


19
Jul
Home in Minnesota, Omar pledges to continue as Trump's 'nightmare'
Hiiraan Online
Friday July 19, 2019U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar reacts to the crowd of near 100 supporters awaiting her at Minneapolis-St. Paul International...


19
Jul
How 700 people got free medical treatment in Abuja
News Agency of Nigeria
Doctors attending to the beneficiaries in Dobi, Gwagwalada, Abuja By Emmanuel Afonne No fewer than 700 patients with various illnesses in...


19
Jul
Uganda: Suspected Ebola Patient Dies in Masaka
Africa-News
By Ambrose Musasizi A suspected Ebola victim, who had been admitted to Kitovu Missionary Hospital in Masaka has died, the district health...


19
Jul
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Diamond Fields Advertiser - NewspaperDirect (Epaper)
VARIOUS provincial government departments and communities in Kimberley rolled up their sleeves and gave a helping hand to those less...


19
Jul
Health Minister Under Fire For Alleged Vote Buying
Pindula
Health Minister, Dr Obadiah Moyo has come under fire for ordering National Pharmaceutical Company (Natpharm) to distribute medicines to...


19
Jul
Zimbabwe: Ncube Inadvertently Ends Austerity Period
AllAfrica.com
There were wild celebrations in the corridors of parliament and government offices this week, after Finance minister Mthuli Ncube finally...


19
Jul
‘Focus on Sustainable Projects’ – Liberian Public Health Specialist Cautions INGOs
Front Page Africa
He made the statement at a two day Global Healthcare Engineering Symposium at the University College of London from July 9-10, 2019.


19
Jul
Prof Chukwu calls for the building of asthma clinics in rural areas
Latest Nigerian News
Former Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu has called on the Federal Government to set up clinics with modern health equipment in...


19
Jul
Making a difference - DFA
DFA
"Our lives should make an impact, especially on the poor." VARIOUS provincial government departments and communities in Kimberley rolled...


19
Jul
Nurse to appeal sexual harassment ruling
Cape Argus - NewspaperDirect (Epaper)
AN AUXILIARY assistant nurse at the Department of Health, who is also a shop steward, is appealing his conviction and subsequent dismissal...


19
Jul
Stop importation of products with local manufacturing capacity - PSGH
BusinessGhana
The Pharmaceutical Society of Ghana (PSGH) has called on government to consider further restrictions on products with enough local...


19
Jul
Intra-African free trade deal success hinges on implementation and speed of execution
BusinessLIVE
Under a new agreement, intra-Africa trade should grow to 53% by the mid-2020s, contributing $70bn to the continent’s GDP


19
Jul
NHI will benefit all South Africans, says Health Minister
MSN South Africa
CAPE TOWN - Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said that the proposed National Health Insurance would help all South Africans get access to...


19
Jul
Exploring Untapped Potential Of African Pharma Markets
Leadership.ng
Africa is in a transition phase on its way to being able to boast of reaching global standards as prescribed by the World Health...


19
Jul
Rotary District 9125 to inaugurate Victor Onukhugwa
Daily Trust
The investiture of Rotarian Victor C.  Onukwugha as the District Governor of District 9125 would hold tomorrow Saturday at the...


19
Jul
Liberia: Health Ministry, We Care Solar Hold One-Day Conference on Light Every Birth
Front Page Africa
Light Every Birth Initiative is a program under the We Care Solar that offers every woman the opportunity to give birth in a skilled public...


19
Jul
Nigerian hospitals scale up infrastructure, expertise to dwarf health tourism
BusinessDay
Nigeria’s healthcare system is renowned for heart-wrenching indices. These include poor health expenditure per capita, at only $217, as...


19
Jul
Sanwo-Olu seeks end to medical tourism
The Punch - Nigeria
Dayo Ojerinde The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has stressed the need for private sector participation in the health sector...


18
Jul
First Lady takes cancer awareness to inmates
The Herald
Tendai Rupapa Senior Reporter Health and Child Care Ambassador, First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa yesterday took her cancer screening awareness...


18
Jul
Why Sanders and Biden Are Sparring Over Health Care
Pulse [GH]
WASHINGTON — Sen. Bernie Sanders does not understand Joe Biden’s position on health care. To Sanders, the health care system is broken, and...


18
Jul
Govt Explains The Lupane Medicine Saga
Pindula
The government has dismissed corruption allegations in the distribution of medicine to seven clinics in  Lupane East. This comes after the...


18
Jul
The quest for the (vaginal) ring
Mail & Guardian
The HIV prevention tablet is now available in South Africa but popping a pill every day to stay HIV-negative may not be for everyone. For...


18
Jul
Mozambique: Gov’t wants to build 90 district hospitals over the next five years
Club of Mozambique
Picture: Presidencia da Republica de Moçambique


18
Jul
Africa’s epidemics and health
City Press
Once again, disease in Africa is making headlines. The 10-month-long Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the...


18
Jul
Chamisa's MDC begs SADC
Harare24
Published: 9 mins ago (10 Views)


18
Jul
“Zim Set To Lose Over US$400mil Health Funding”
ZimEye
By A Correspondent- Speaking in parliament, Chairperson of the parliamentary portfolio committee on Health Dr Ruth Labode expressed...