Health

ATI Bill hindering health governance reporting

The country's media has been challenged to give health governance issues prominence over political news as one way of advocating for resources that would be…

London HIV patient becomes world's second AIDS cure

An HIV-positive man in Britain has become the second known adult worldwide to be cleared of the AIDS virus after he received a bone marrow transplant from an…

537 Ebola deaths reported in DRC

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reported 537 deaths among the 844 cases of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (…

1,000 Madagascar children dead of measles since October

At least 922 children and young adults have died of measles in Madagascar since October, despite a huge emergency vaccination programme, the World Health…

National HPV vaccine campaign launched

Government, in partnership with WHO and Unicef, has launched national Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine campaign targeting over 240,000 girls aged 9 across…