Tuesday, May 17, 2022
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Kenyan fighting FGM crowned world’s best nurse

By Rhoda Odhiambo IASTER GUARDIANS/ Anna Qabale Duba reportedly beat more than 24,000 nominees to the Aster Guardians Global Nursing Award A Kenyan nurse who campaigns against early marriage and female genital mutilation says she is “speechless” after winning a … Continued

Somalia, UN vow to ramp up immunization for children

MOGADISHU, (Xinhua) — Somalia and the United Nations agencies on Saturday jointly urged humanitarian partners, local private agencies and donors to help boost children immunization efforts and outreach across the country. The ministry of health, the World Health Organization (WHO) … Continued

Somalia hails China’s support for hospital revamping

Somalia’s health officials have hailed the Chinese government’s assistance in revamping the entire operation theater of Banadir Hospital in the capital Mogadishu. MOGADISHU, (Xinhua) — Somalia’s health officials on Tuesday hailed the Chinese Embassy for supporting the revamping of the entire … Continued

Up to 65% of Africans have caught Covid – WHO

David Wafula The World Health Organization (WHO) says that around two-thirds of Africans have been exposed to the Covid-19 virus. A study has found a significant under-counting of infections on the continent because of so many cases with no symptoms. … Continued

WHO Chief: World’s worst health crisis is in Ethiopia

GENEVA (AP) – As much of the world´s attention is focused on the bloodshed in Ukraine, the head of the World Health Organization said Wednesday there’s “nowhere on earth where the health of millions of people is more under threat” … Continued

4 Impacts and 5 Ways to Improve your Fasting

Ramadan is a special time for reflection, self-improvement, kindness and spirituality – and fasting is one of the key pillars of this sacred month, as believers fast from dawn to dusk. 4 Positive Impacts of Fasting: Regulates ‘bad’ cholesterol Many … Continued

Kenya Lifts Mandatory Wearing Of Face Masks

Kenya’s Ministry of Health has lifted the mandatory wearing of masks that was imposed on 3 April 2020 at the height of COVID-19 infections and hospitalisations in the country. Announcing the development on Friday, Health Minister Mutahi Kagwe, said Kenyans … Continued