Tuesday, April 23, 2024


April 22, 2024

Portable Ultrasound Launch: Four million newborns die yearly in Nigeria, other nations, says Gates Foundation

“Every year, nearly 300,000 women and over four million newborns perish due to pregnancy-related complications,” the Gates Foundation said.

April 7, 2024

WHO regional director advocates disability rights, gender equity

She called for male leadership involvement in promoting a safe and respectful workplace culture. 

World Health Organization
April 6, 2024

Group takes action against obstetric fistulas in Tanzania’s rural areas

‘‘We’ve trained both women and men as ambassadors from various regions on mainland Tanzania.’’

Flag of Tanzania
April 6, 2024

Tanzanian VP stresses global health challenges women face

The vice president emphasised the necessity for dynamic and inclusive leadership.

Flag of Tanzania
March 29, 2024

Uganda to import fuel through Kenya after court case withdrawal

In February, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and his Kenyan counterpart, William Ruto, met in Uganda and agreed to resolve the impasse amicably.

Uganda National Oil Company
March 10, 2024

Mr Ibu’s manager highlights late actor’s impact on African unity through humour

“He was a man I would say made Africans laugh and was held in high esteem like a people’s leader across Africa.”

Mr Ibu
March 7, 2024

African health ministers commit to end malaria deaths

The ministers also pledged to sustainably and equitably address the threat of malaria in the African region.

World Health Organization
March 4, 2024

Full List: CAF Champions League quarter-final teams confirmed

Five former champions are among the teams that secured their place in the quarter-finals.

February 2, 2024

Malaria vaccine highly effective in young children: Study

In 2024, the R21/Matrix-M vaccine was recommended for use by the World Health Organisation (WHO).

Malaria vaccine
January 22, 2024

AFCON 2023; Themba Zwane nets brace as South Africa wallop Namibia 4-0 in Group E clash

The victory put South Africa second in the group with three points behind Mali.

South Africa’s Bafana Bafana