Monday, January 20, 2020

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...

Can Uganda end its Aids epidemic?

Uganda's government is aiming to launch an ambitious campaign of HIV testing for its citizens. According to the country's Minister of Health, the goal is...

WHO declares Liberia Ebola-free

Liberia has been declared free from Ebola after no new cases were reported for over a month, the World Health Organisation has said.http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1&isUI=1 Peter Jan...

Just How Unsafe are Painkillers?

The FDA has added to its warning about the risks of certain painkillers The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has strengthened its warning that...

Deadliest Ebola Outbreak on Record Is Over, W.H.O. Says

The World Health Organization declared on Thursday the end to the deadliest Ebola outbreak on record

Prostate cancer screening: Pros and cons of new recommendation

The PSA test, which measures the level of prostate-specific antigen in blood, has been controversial since its arrival in the late 1980s. The U.S. Preventive...

After a 30-year search, effective vaccine against malaria in sight

On the afternoon of Friday, July 24, as Kenyans’ excitement about the arrival of US President Barack Obama that night reached fever pitch, miles...

Qatar Charity Signs Comprehensive Support Plan With Somalia

Qatar Charity (QC) recently signed a co-operation and partnership agreement with the Ministry of Health and Social Care, Somalia. QC said in a statement that...

German woman Annegret Raunigk, 65, has quadruplets – media

A 65-year-old German woman has given birth to quadruplets after undergoing an artificial insemination procedure, Germany's RTL television reports.It says Annegret Raunigk had three...

Somaliland: Boy Saves Older Brother Of Man-eating Hyena

A young boy who is fatally wounded is in a precarious state at Dr. Hagar Hospital in Burao following a hyena attack that left him...

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More Soldiers, Civilian Officials Abandon Puntland Responsibilities to Re-align with Somaliland

Thirty police officers of Boocame district, Sool, who had, hitherto, been loyal to the Somalia Federal state of Puntland laid aside their allegiance to...

Somalia PM Pauses Implementation of $112-Million WB Project

Somalia Prime Minister Hassan Khaire Saturday suspended a World Bank-funded development deal signed between Finance Minister Abdirahman Beyle and representatives of three regional states...

Can Ethiopia Hold a Credible, Free, Fair Election in 2020?

PM Abiy Ahmed, upon coming to power in April 2018, promised to hold democratic, credible polls with a clear timeline The much-anticipated announcement of voting...