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About 224-million people are undernourished in Africa as climate change and conflicts heighten food insecurity across the continent, a top UN food agency official said on Monday, 19 February...
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Resolve, an Imperial Logistics company, has delivered a solar energy solution in Malawi that aims to ensure patients at hospitals are not compromised by power outages...
26 Jan 2018
Antimicrobial medicines are widely used in livestock, poultry and aquaculture operations to treat or prevent diseases, but efforts to confront the problem are gaining momentum...
20 Nov 2017
Pollution claimed the lives of nine million people in 2015, one in every six deaths that year, according to a report published on Friday, 20 October...
24 Oct 2017
Air pollution is a visible problem in Kenya's capital, Nairobi. The city's poor air quality is evident in its congested streets...
By Kanyiva Muindi and Blessing Mberu 17 Aug 2017
Globally, there's a general decline in the number of women who die from pregnancy or childbirth complications. However in Kenya, it remains high..
By Blessing Mberu, Kanyiva Muindi, and Patricia Elung 25 May 2017
A stalemate is brewing between the counties' health management teams, governors and the national government over a plan to employ Tanzanian doctors...
By Verah Okeyo and Elizabeth Merab 5 Apr 2017
The Kenyan government has been challenged to take over the responsibility of paying salaries of the striking doctors from the counties...
By Galgalo Bocha and Alex Njeru 29 Dec 2016
Kenya's government and Roche are collaborating on improving access to healthcare for patients with breast cancer...
16 Aug 2016
A proposed community living centre (CLC), focusing on primary healthcare, could go a long way in reducing the high number of maternal deaths in Kenya...
13 May 2016
South Africa has imposed a total travel ban for all non-citizens traveling from identified high risk countries to prevent the spread of Ebola to the country.
22 Aug 2014
Africa's changing demographic over the next three-and-a-half decades could transform the continent into the next China, but only if its youthful population is educated and entrepreneurial.
By Jana Marais 19 Aug 2014
Philips has announced the establishment of its Africa Innovation Hub in Nairobi, which is to work both on the creation of new inventions, as well as bringing them to the market.
26 Mar 2014
Greater access to vital healthcare information, disaster relief and training provided as the non-profit expands its global programmes on the continent.
30 Jan 2014
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