Saturday, October 1 2022

Johnson & Johnson: Health Products Regulatory Authority of South Africa approves dapivirine ring developed by the International Partnership for Microbicides

Robert L. Rikard

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ, March 11, 2022 – Johnson & Johnson (the Company) is pleased with the approval by the South […]

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South Africa’s Health Products Regulatory Authority approves the dapivirine ring developed by the International Partnership for Microbicides

Robert L. Rikard

South Africa’s Health Products Regulatory Authority approves the dapivirine ring developed by the International Partnership for Microbicides South Africa’s Health […]

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COVID prompts call for more investment in Africa’s healthcare systems

Robert L. Rikard

Experts are calling for increased investment in healthcare infrastructure in Africa to support data collection, research and development related to […]

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China strengthens diplomacy in health sector in Africa

Robert L. Rikard

By Kester Kenn Klomegah China and Africa will always be a community of destiny. At least its policy is strategically […]

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China boosts health diplomacy in Africa

Robert L. Rikard

China and Africa will always be a community with a shared future. At least its policy is strategically focused on […]

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South Africa health body sees three times higher risk of re-infection with Omicron

Robert L. Rikard

A nurse prepares a dose of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine as the new variant of Omicron spreads, in Dutywa, […]

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No panic for Omicron – South African Minister of Health

Robert L. Rikard

Health Minister says South Africa has enough experience to deal with the new variant The South African Minister of Health […]

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South African health minister unhappy with international reaction to Omicron strain

Robert L. Rikard

South African Health Minister Joe Phaahla told Sputnik on Sunday that he was not happy with the travel restrictions that […]

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Africa: Minister of Health expresses South Africa’s outrage over travel ban to World Health Assembly

Robert L. Rikard

Health Minister Dr Joe Phaahla said he would make a statement to the World Health Assembly expressing the government’s anger […]

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‘Unwarranted, counterproductive’: South African health minister reacts to travel ban on omicron variant Covid-19 | world news

Robert L. Rikard

As several countries impose travel restrictions or bans on passengers from South Africa due to the discovery of the new […]

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Variants ‘haunt’ the world with vaccine imbalance between rich and poor countries

Robert L. Rikard

People wait to be vaccinated at a shopping mall, in Johannesburg, South Africa, Friday, November 26, 2021. World Health Organization […]

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Bangladesh suspends air travel with South Africa (Minister of Health)

Robert L. Rikard

Numerical Star Ratio Sat Nov 27, 2021 12:55 PM Last update: Sat Nov 27, 2021 1:59 PM File photo of […]

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Minister of Health of South Africa: the new mutated variant “a major threat”

Robert L. Rikard

South African scientists said on Thursday they had detected a new variant of COVID-19 with multiple mutations, blaming it for […]

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Vaccination hesitation persists among African health workers – CBS17.com

Robert L. Rikard

through: CHINEDU ASADU, Associated Press Posted: November 25, 2021 / 12:07 PM EST / Update: November 25, 2021 / 12:07 […]

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Vaccine hesitation persists among African health workers

Robert L. Rikard

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) – Africa is seeing an increase in vaccine dose deliveries to the continent, but only one in […]

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MSF urges vaccine giants to share technology with Africa

Robert L. Rikard

An international organization, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), has called on the giants of COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing to share their technology […]

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Fighting a pandemic while launching the health revolution in Africa

Robert L. Rikard

When Dr John Nkengasong took the post of first chief of the new African Centers for Disease Control in 2017, […]

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South Africa: Ministry of Health to introduce vaccine certificate

Robert L. Rikard

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that the Ministry of Health will soon deploy the vaccine certificate as proof that residents […]

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UK rules on Covid vaccines cause hesitation – Africa Health Boss

Robert L. Rikard

BBC Africa The head of the African health agency has warned that the UK’s policy of not accepting Covid-19 vaccine […]

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Relaxed lockdown restrictions under consideration for South Africa: Minister of Health

Robert L. Rikard

Health Minister Joe Phaahla said South Africa was seeing a drop in the third wave of its Covid-19 cases, and […]

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Cyril Ramaphosa | South African youth lead by example with Covid-19 vaccination

Robert L. Rikard

President Cyril Ramaphosa. President Cyril Ramaphosa writes in his weekly newsletter that he is not surprised to see young people […]

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African health systems fail to meet the needs of vulnerable groups

Robert L. Rikard

Less than half of Africa’s population does not receive the health services they need, and vulnerable groups, including gay men […]

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South African healthcare workers eager for first vaccines

Robert L. Rikard

ELANDSDOORN, South Africa – After testing thousands of people for coronavirus, South African nurse Asnath Masango says she can’t wait […]

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Which countries are most at risk?

Robert L. Rikard

People were hoping the coronavirus – or COVID-19, as it has been officially renamed by the World Health Organization (WHO) […]

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WHO Africa Health Forum concludes with roadmap to achieve universal health coverage and health security – world

Robert L. Rikard

Praia, Cabo Verde, March 28, 2019 – The World Health Organization’s (WHO) Second African Health Forum today culminated with a […]

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