Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Somaliland: Many Suffering Children Need ‘Unmet’ Surgery

Most residents live more than two hours from a surgeon, and many cannot afford care, Baylor University researcher Emily Smith, says Children in Somaliland suffer...
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Somaliland To Deport 113 Foreign Doctors, Health Professionals

According to Dr Ahmed Hashi Oday, Chairman of the National Health Professionals Commission (NHPC), the government has come to the conclusion that 113 foreign...

Turkish aid body provides health support in Somaliland

Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency donates medical equipment, supplies to Hargeisa Group hospital, Somaliland ANKARA Turkey's state aid agency provided medical equipment to a hospital in Somalia's...

Somaliland: Main Causes of Maternal Mortality

In developing countries, maternal deaths are vastly more prevalent and an accepted fact of life. Health care infrastructure is often sparse or nonexistent. Quality...

Program seeks to persuade Somali women to get cancer screenings

When Wali Dirie's mother was in her 50s, her doctor advised her to start going in for regular mammograms. So she went. But when it...

Kenya: Detectives massive, 50bnSh fraud on health insurance fund

Detectives are investigating a possible loss of Sh50 billion at the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF), in the latest scandal to hit the State...
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Somaliland: Hargeisa Group Hospital to get a multi-story mother and child ward

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, laid the first foundation stone for a new multi-story child-mother care ward...

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta wins the prestigious Achievement Award

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has been awarded the prestigious Eastern Africa Lifetime Achievement Award for her relentless efforts to stop preventable maternal and newborn...

5 African countries where you can live longer than expected

Africans are living longer and healthier lives as life expectancy is on the rise.  Though millions on the continent still face the challenge of...

Somaliland: These female doctors are changing the lives of fistula survivors

On one day in March dozens of people gathered in a hospital in Hargeisa, Somaliland. The bright room was decorated with flowers and banners...

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Turkey: Erdogan slams Egypt’s ‘tyrants’ as thousands mourn Morsi

Mosques across Turkey hold prayer services for former Egyptian president, who died in a Cairo court on Monday. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has attended a prayer...

UN Joins Call for Independent Probe on Morsi Death

Mohamed Morsi's death: World reaction - Malaysia, Qatar pay tribute to former Egyptian president, but reaction from other governments has been largely muted. The United Nations...

Governments, citizens battle over access to the internet

Somaliland became the latest country to switch off the Internet to prevent exam leakage and cheating Over the past one week, governments in Sudan, Ethiopia,...