Daily Archives: February 20, 2020

Update on Uganda’s preparedness activities on the 2019- Coronavirus outbreak

The Ministry of Health working with partners has concluded investigations into rumours that have been circulating on social media alleging that there is a suspected case of the 2019 novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in construction camps both in Buliisa and Masindi districts.

A joint Ministry of Health, World Health Organization (WHO) …

Polio-Nigeria leaves no stone unturned, targets over 55 million children in house-to-house nationwide campaign.

My son Aliyu Abubakar is two months old, this is the first time he is receiving vaccination, going out there to take him was quite a hassle. I am glad the house-to house team is here to save us waiting time at vaccination post. My other children have taken complete …

New Cancer Cases on the decrease in Mauritius

New cancer cases are on the decrease in Mauritius. According to the National Cancer Registry Report 2018, released on the occasion of the World Cancer Day 2020, new cancer cases have decreased by 3.3% in 2018 as compared to 2017.

The three most common types of cancer among females are …

Fifty citizens released from Corona virus quarantine

Luanda Fifty citizens who arrived in Angola coming from China, and were quarantined in the Barra do Kwanza Centre, in Luanda, were released on Wednesday.

Of this authorized number, 13 are Angolans, 36 are Chinese and 1 is Brazilian, with 14 travellers remaining under surveillance.

The Calumbo Quarantine Centre has …