Category Archives: Medical & Health

Covid-19: Official advises smokers to reflect

Luanda – Tobacco users, in this period of the covid-19 pandemic, which Angola and the world face, “are the risk factors for contamination, as they are more willing to fatalities”, recalled, last Sunday, the Secretary of State for Public Health, Franco Mufinda.

Speaking to press on the occasion of the …

Covid-19: Men lead infectious statistics in Angola

Luanda – Angolan official statistics show that covid-19 has affected more men than women, with a total of 53 confirmed positive cases, whose age ranges from zero to over 60 years old.

According to a press release, in three months of fighting the disease, only 33 women have been infected …

Covid-19: UN representative praises Angola’s covid-19 fight effort

Mbanza Kongo – Angola-based representative of the United Nations System, Paolo Balladelli, praised the authorities for the measures they adopted in the fight against the covid-19 pandemic.

The official was speaking to Angop in Zeto, northern Zaire province, where he witnessed the launch of the Kwenda money transfer programme on …

Covid-19: No positive case in 24 hours

Luanda – Angola has reported no positive case of covid-19 in the last 24 hours, remaining with its 86 infections, Angop learned Monday in Luanda.

According to the secretary of State for Public Health, Franco Mufinda, during the daily covid-19 update briefing, 90 percent of the patients are asymptomatic.

Until …