Category: Health

Safeguard urges safe storage and transportation of cash

Safeguard urges safe storage and transportation of cash

With robberies on the increase and cash a major target, a local security company has called on members of the public to avoid keeping large amounts of cash at home or...

H.E. MADAM BRIGITTE TOUADERA, The First Lady of Central African Republic receiving award from Prof. Dr. Frank Stangenberg Haverkamp, Chairman of the Executive Board of E. Merck KG and the Chairman of Merck Foundation Board of Trustees and Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation & President, Merck More Than a Mother for her efforts as “Merck More Than a Mother” Ambassador

Merck Foundation honours the First Lady of Central African Republic

Merck Foundation (www.Merck-Foundation.com), the philanthropic arm of Merck Germany met The First Lady of Central African Republic – C.AR., H.E. MADAM BRIGITTE...

MSF pilots new ART dispensing model in Mwenezi

Providing new models of HIV service delivery in Mwenezi

In Mwenezi, people living with HIV used to travel as far as 60 kilometres to get to the nearest clinics to collect life saving anti-retroviral treatment. In extreme...

The European Union has contributed €400,000 to support UNICEF’s response to Zimbabwe’s cholera outbreak.

EU and UNICEF working together to prevent and control cholera in Zimbabwe

The European Union has contributed €400,000 to support UNICEF’s response to Zimbabwe’s cholera outbreak. The contribution will fund critical water, sanitation...

Afreximbank President Prof. Benedict Oramah (right) exchanges documents with Oleg Belozyorov, Director General Russian Railways (centre), and Andrey Slepnev, Director General of the Russian Export Center, following the signing of the MoU in Moscow.

Afrexbank in MoU with Russian Railways for Railway Development

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) yesterday in Moscow signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Russian Railways and the Russian Export Center (REC),...

Gloria Chipasula (Center), 11 years old, and her mother Teleza James (Right) sit in Milepa Health Centre's consulting room as Ministry of Health’s nurse Violet Banda (Left performs a standard medical examination for HIV patients.

MSF: Pharmaceutical Corporations Failing Children with HIV

Developing countries are struggling to provide HIV-positive children with World Health Organisation (WHO)-recommended treatments because paediatric versions of HIV...

Digitisation of national payments in Senegal

Senegal: Digitising payments could add FCFA 104 billion to GDP every year

By digitising 50% of all national payments, Senegal’s economic growth would increase by over FCFA 104 billion (over USD 177 million) per year After making good...

Tourism Barometer

2018 Poised to Advance Tourism’s Leadership among Top Global Economic Sectors

The latest figures on world tourism issued by the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) show that international tourist arrivals grew 5% year-on-year in the first nine...

Dr Mohamed Ag Ayoya, UNICEF Zimbabwe Representative with children at his offices in Harare

UNICEF develops illustrated storybooks for Zimbabwean children aged 0-6

Sixteen illustrated storybooks for children aged 0-6 were recently developed by UNICEF and the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education during a week-long Master...

Professor Amon Murwira officially launches Enda Education Cover

Cassava Smartech unveils education insurance cover

Cassava Smartech has launched an education insurance cover product called ‘Enda Education Cover’. The launch of the ‘Enda Education product,’ which is...