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Somalia: Early Warning Disease Surveillance and Response Bulletin – 2018 Epidemiological Week 52 (24th Dec – 30th Dec 2018)

A total of 405 (88%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly report in week 52.

A total of 10,386 alerts of which 119 were confirmed as true were re…

TWO UGANDANS FOUND BURNT TO DEATH IN SOUTH AFRICA

LIMPOPO (SOUTH AFRICA), Two people, confirmed to be Ugandan nationals but yet to be named, have been killed in what is believed to be an arson attack in the So…

MALAWI: UN CONDEMNS ‘RITUAL MURDER’ OF PERSONS WITH ALBINISM

LILONGWE, The United Nations in Malawi has strongly condemned the recent inhuman act against people with albinism that took place on New Year’s Eve …

KENYA’S VETERAN MARATHONER KIPLAGAT EYES FIFTH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

NAIROBI, Two-time world marathon champion, Edna Kiplagat, said that, she will throw her hat in the ring, competing at her fifth World Championships in Doh…

ETHIOPIA: PM ABIY REPLACES FEMALE PRESS AIDES WITH MALE SPOKESPERSONS

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia’s prime minister, Abiy Ahmed has appointed a new press secretary, replacing Billene Seyoum, who was in November hailed as pa…

In Yemen, World’s Worst Cholera Outbreak Traced to Eastern Africa

LONDON Scientists have found that a strain of cholera causing an epidemic in Yemen � the worst in recorded history � came from eastern Africa and was pro…

Special UN Envoy to Somalia condemns indirect fire attack on UN compound in Mogadishu

The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General on Somalia, Nicholas Haysom, condemned in the strongest possible terms today’s indirect …

WHO WARNSS DR CONGO UNREST THREATENING GAINS IN EBOLA FIGHT

GENEVA, The World Health Organization warned that growing unrest in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo was disrupting efforts to rein in an Ebola outbr…

REMOVAL OF BLACK BEACH-GOERS SPARKS PUBLIC OUTRAGE IN S. AFRICA

CAPE TOWN, S. Africa, South African Environmental Affairs Minister, Nomvula Mokonyane, joined the chorus of condemnation, against the removal of black…

REMOVAL OF BLACK BEACH-GOERS SPARKS PUBLIC OUTRAGE IN S. AFRICA

CAPE TOWN, S. Africa, South African Environmental Affairs Minister, Nomvula Mokonyane, joined the chorus of condemnation, against the removal of black…