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Liberia becomes the first nation in sub-Saharan Africa to introduce Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine (TCV): Over 1 million children to be reached

Liberia becomes the first nation in sub-Saharan Africa to introduce Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine (TCV): Over 1 million children to be reached

Monrovia, 6th April 2021: The Ministry of Health and partners on 6th April officially launched the Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine (TCV) in Liberia targeting more than 1 million children from 9 months to under 15 years.…

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Rolling out COVID-19 vaccines in Rwanda

Rolling out COVID-19 vaccines in Rwanda

Kigali – Forty-eight hours after Rwanda received shipments of COVID-19 vaccines, vaccinations began in earnest, with high-risk population given priority. The country plans to vaccinate a third of the population in 2021 and double that…

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Nigeria commemorates 2021 World Health Day-assents to ‘building a fairer, more healthy world for each person’

Nigeria commemorates 2021 World Health Day-assents to ‘building a fairer, more healthy world for each person’

Benin, 8 April 2021 - Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire says, “the theme for 2021 World Health Day theme-building a fairer, healthier world for everyone not only opens conversations on many facets of inequities…

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Replace COVID-19  07 April 2021

Replace COVID-19 07 April 2021

07 April 2021 — One hundred, and seventy-night (179) new COVID-19 cases were identified out of 5266 samples tested today. This brings the cumulative number of confirmed cases twenty-three thousand, and forty-one (23041). To date,…

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Ministry of Successfully being and Baby Care makes HIV and Family Planning products and providers mighty extra helpful

Ministry of Successfully being and Baby Care makes HIV and Family Planning products and providers mighty extra helpful

A woman getting her family planning pills at Mpilo Hospital in Bulawayo. 2021. ©WHO/Kudzai Tinago By Tatenda Chimbwanda Bulawayo, Zimbabwe –   The Ministry of Health and Child Care (MoHCC) has made it more convenient for…

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Update COVID-19  06 April 2021

Update COVID-19 06 April 2021

06 April 2021 — One hundred, and seventy-eight (178) new COVID-19 cases were identified out of 7864 samples tested today. This brings the cumulative number of confirmed cases twenty-two thousand, eight hundred, and sixty-two (22862).…

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Recordsdata-pushed choices withhold availability and fetch entry to to very crucial health services and products all the plot by plot of the COVID-19 response in Zimbabwe

Recordsdata-pushed choices withhold availability and fetch entry to to very crucial health services and products all the plot by plot of the COVID-19 response in Zimbabwe

Lilosa Muti’s 6-week-old baby, Joshua, getting vaccinated at Bikita Rural Hospital, Zimbabwe. 2020 ©WHO/Tatenda Chimbwanda Lilosa Muti’s 6-week old baby, Joshua, was due to have his rotavirus and Penta vaccine, which protects against diphtheria, tetanus,…

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The Malaria Vaccine Pilot Implementation Programme two years on in Malawi

The Malaria Vaccine Pilot Implementation Programme two years on in Malawi

Clara Magalasi, who lives in a rural village near Lilongwe, the capital city of Malawi, woke up to a grey morning with a dull sky that was threatening rain. For Clara, the weather did not…

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COVID-19 vaccination kicks-off in South Sudan

COVID-19 vaccination kicks-off in South Sudan

Juba, South Sudan 6 April 2021 – South Sudan’s COVID-19 vaccination drive kicked off today with health workers getting their first dose of the Astra Zeneca vaccine at Juba Teaching Hospital. The first person in…

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Update COVID-19  05 April 2021

Update COVID-19 05 April 2021

05 April 2021 — Two hundred and two (202) new COVID-19 cases were identified out of 3835 samples tested today. This brings the cumulative number of confirmed cases twenty-two thousand, six hundred, and eighty-four (22684).…