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Uganda starts Ebola vaccination for high-risk health workers

 Uganda on Wednesday started Ebola vaccinations for frontline health workers in the infected areas with support from ...

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Ebola death toll rises in Democratic Republic of Congo

The death toll in the Ebola outbreak in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has claimed more ...

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Ecobank Academy works to enhance Africa’s health systems through financial and leadership trainings

Ecobank Academy, a corporate university of the leading independent pan-African banking group in collaboration with Ecobank Foundation ...

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WHO counters Zimbabwean preacher’s HIV cure claim

 The World Health Organisation (WHO) has reaffirmed that there is “no cure” for HIV, insisting that people ...

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Men sucking breasts will not reduce cancer risk – Dr Naa Aryeetey

A Senior Resident doctor at the Radiotherapy Department of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH), in Ghana, ...

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Dogs could detect malaria by sniffing socks of infected people: study

Sniff dogs could be trained to detect malaria in people infected with the disease even if they ...

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Global Fund announces $660m grant to tackle 3 diseases in Nigeria

 The Global Fund, an International Financing Organisation, has announced an additional humanitarian grant of 660 million dollars ...

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Alleged drugs containing human remains:NAFDAC puts Ports Inspection Directorate on alert

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has alerted its Ports ...

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Ebola death rate has risen to 135 in DRC, WHO says

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says no fewer than 135 people have been killed by the Ebola ...

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ICRC raises alarm over 24 hours deadline on healthcare workers abducted by Boko Haram

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), has raised an alarm over the 24 hours deadline ...

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