Tag: WHO


Zimbabwe: Oral Cholera vaccination campaign begins

The first phase of the National Oral Cholera Vaccination Campaign has now begun, over 800,000 people will receive dose of the vaccine.   

Zambia President Hichilema halts new settlements due to Cholera outbreak

The Government of Zambia is trying hard to control the Cholera Situation in the country. President Hakainde Hichilema has directed that no new settlements must be allowed without basic Facilities such as Roads, drainage and Water Supply.

Minister Jagutpal encourages young people to become new blood donors

Mauritius: The Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Kailesh Jagutpal, appealed, this morning at the Caudan Arts Centre in Port Louis, to young people of 18 years and above to become new blood donors. He was speaking at the opening ceremony of a workshop organised in the context of World Blood Donor Day 2023.

Botswana to host 73rd Session of World Health Organisation

Botswana: Botswana has been nominated to host the 73rd Session of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Committee for Africa meeting (WHO RC73) in August 2023. This was revealed by WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshediso Moeti when paying a courtesy call to the President, His Excellency Dr Mokgweetsi E. K. Masisi, yesterday morning.

Limpopo Health MEC urges community to celebrate WHO’s 75th Anniversary

South Africa, Limpopo: Limpopo Health MEC Dr Phophi Ramathuba is calling upon all people of Limpopo to join the global community in observing the WHO’s 75th anniversary wherein in addition to focusing on the journey towards achieving Health for all, this year’s theme is 75 years of improving public Health.