Angola: Health Minister Admits Increase in Malaria Cases
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angolan minister of Health S ílvia Lutucuta said Thursday in Luanda that Angola is facing a serious and challenging situation related to malaria. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 18, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Health Ministry Committed to Reducing HIV/Aids Impact
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angolan minister of Health S ílvia Lutucuta Thursday reiterated Government's commitment to reducing the impact of the HIV/AIDS pandemic on the Angolan social fabric. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - June 14, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Angola: Health Ministry Hands Over Medicines to Combat Malaria in Benguela
[ANGOP] Lobito -- Angolan minister of Health S ílvia Lutucuta delivered Tuesday in Lobito, coastal Benguela province, medicines and rapid tests to ensure the diagnosis and treatment of malaria and other sickness, ANGOP has learnt. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - June 10, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Over 20,000 People Vaccinated in Bi é
[ANGOP] Cuito -- At least 20,198 people have already received the second dose of the vaccine against Covid-19 in Bi é province, corresponding to 89.8 percent of the coverage rate. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 9, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Angola Defends Strengthening of Epidemiological Surveillance in Africa
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The Angolan Minister of Health, Silvia Lutucuta, Saturday called for the reinforcement of epidemiological surveillance measures in Africa, in order to avoid the outbreak of Polio caused by type 2 vaccine. (Source: AllAfrica News: Polio)
Source: AllAfrica News: Polio - May 31, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Reports 186 New Cases, 130 Recoveries
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angola registered, in the last 24 hours, 186 new infections, 7 deaths and the recovery of 130 patients. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 31, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Reports 236 New Infections, 69 Recoveries
[ANGOP] Luanda -- In the last 24 hours Angola has reported 236 new infections, 8 deaths and 69 patients recovered. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - 337 Fresh Cases, 48 Recoveries in Last 24 Hours
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angola reported Friday 337 new infections, 48 recoveries and 4 deaths, raising the total number of the fatalities to 749 across the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 29, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Southern Africa: Helping Girls Manage Menstrual Health and Hygiene in Crises and Beyond
[UNFPA] Maputo/Luanda -- MAPUTO, Mozambique/LUANDA, Angola - It can be challenging enough when a girl gets her first period - she may not even know what is happening to her body. Now put her in a situation in which she's been displaced or vulnerable because of a natural disaster, conflict or pandemic and has no access to supplies or proper sanitation. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 28, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique, Angola help girls manage menstrual health and hygiene in crisis and beyond
MAPUTO, Mozambique/LUANDA, Angola – It can be challenging enough when a girl gets her first period – she may not even know what is happening to her body. Now put her in a situation in which she’s been displaced or vulnerable because of a natural disaster, conflict or pandemic and has no access to supplies or proper sanitation.  (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Reports 292 New Cases, 10 Deaths
[ANGOP] Luanda -- At least two hundred and ninety-two new cases, ten deaths and three recovered patients is the statistical balance of the last 24 hours, announced this Sunday by the health authorities. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 24, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Vaccination Post in Viana Attends Over 13,000 People
[ANGOP] Luanda -- About 13,306 people were administered with the second dose of vaccine against Covid-19 during the period from 17 to 22 of the current month, at the fixed post installed at Casa da Juventude, in the municipality of Viana, in Luanda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 24, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Wanted: Transparency & Accountability in Pandemic-Related Spending
Under the UN-backed COVAX initiative, UNICEF ships COVID-19 vaccine syringes from a warehouse in Dubai Logistics City, United Arab Emirates. And as the world continues to grapple with the health and economic crisis sparked by the COVID-19 pandemic, the UN and Islamic Development Bank have teamed up to help the most vulnerable. May 2021. Credit: UNICEF/Ruel PableoBy Chady El Khoury, Jiro Honda, Johan Mathisen, and Etienne Yehoue*WASHINGTON DC, May 21 2021 (IPS) Governments around the world are playing a crucial role in providing lifelines to people and firms to help combat the pandemic and its economic fallout. To support t...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Chady El Khoury - Jiro Honda - Johan Mathisen and Etienne Ye Tags: Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Peace TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Angola: Angola Reports 283 Infections, 12 Recoveries
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angolan health authorities announced Sunday 283 fresh cases, 12 recoveries and 4 deaths. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 17, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Roller Hockey Tournament Delayed
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The start of the senior men's roller hockey tournament scheduled for this week has been postponed for Tuesday due to unavailability of stadiums and inability of some teams to pay for regular Covid -19 tests. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

India ’s COVID-19 Disaster May Be Turning Into an Even Bigger Global Crisis
High in the thin air of the Mount Everest Base Camp in Nepal, Sherpas and climbers used to walk freely from one group of tents to another, holding gatherings, singing and dancing. Now the Sherpas who escort climbers to the summit have a new job: enforcing unofficial social-distancing rules. “Climbing Everest is always a matter of life and death,” says Phunuru Sherpa. “But this year the risk has been doubled due to COVID.” Already, dozens of people with suspected COVID-19 have been evacuated by helicopter. The outbreak reflects a broader one across Nepal, which shares a long, porous border with India...
Source: TIME: Health - May 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Billy Perrigo Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Londontime Magazine South Asia Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Under New Prevention Measures
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angola is under prevention measures, as of Monday, 10, as part of the Executive actions to prevent and halt Covid-19 pandemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 10, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Angola Suspends Entry of Foreigners From Brazil and India
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The Angolan government announced Saturday the suspension, as of Monday, 10, of the entry into Angola of non-resident foreign citizens from or with passages in Brazil and India. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 10, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: People Banned From Entering and Leaving Luanda
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The government on Saturday announced a ban on citizens entering and leaving Luanda province, as of Monday, 10 November, as part of new measures to prevent and combat Covid-19. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 10, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Reports 276 New Infections, Two Deaths, 15 Recoveries
[ANGOP] Luanda . Angola has detected 276 new positive cases of Covid-19, two deaths and 15 recoveries in the last 24 hours, the Health minister announced Saturday evening in Luanda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 10, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Administers Second Dose of Vaccine
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The administering of the second dose of vaccine against Covid-19, in the country, started on Monday in Luanda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 3, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Country Reports 235 Recoveries, 222 New Infections
[ANGOP] Luanda -- At least 235 patients recovered, 222 new cases and five deaths is the balance of Covid-19 in Angola, in the last 24 hours. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 23, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Mass Vaccination Reaches 395,447 Citizens in Angola
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The health authorities announced, on Monday in Luanda, the vaccination of 395,447 citizens up to the present date. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 20, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Saurimo Vaccinates Over 4,000 People
[ANGOP] Saurimo -- At least 4,520 citizens of the municipality of Saurimo (Lunda Sul) received the first dose of vaccine against Covid-19, from the 12th to the 18th of the current month, said today, Monday, the deputy coordinator of the commission for rapid response to pandemic, Viegas de Almeida. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Government Expresses Concern Over Population Easing
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The National Multi-Sectorial Commission for Combat and Prevention of Covid-19 on Friday expressed concern over the population's relaxation in complying with biosecurity measures. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: People Present Side Effects After Astrazeneca Jab
[ANGOP] Malanje -- Twenty-two people presented slight adverse reactions, in the last few days, after taking the AstraZeneca vaccine against Covid-19, in Malanje province. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Over 3,000 People Vaccinated in Cuanza Norte
[ANGOP] Ndalatando -- At least 3,276 citizens of the priority group have already been vaccinated against Covid-19, a campaign that started Saturday in Cazengo municipality, the provincial capital. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Over 1,360 Citizens Vaccinated in Zaire
[ANGOP] Mbanza Kongo -- At least 1,366 people have already been vaccinated in Mbanza Kongo, Zaire province, in the first three days of the massive immunisation campaign against Covid-19. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Over 2,900 People Vaccinated in Three Days in Malanje
[ANGOP] Malanje -- About 2,940 people have already been vaccinated against Covid-19 in Malanje province, since the beginning of the campaign three days ago, according to the head of provincial public health department, Yolanda Mote Ndosa. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

New Tanzanian Variant Detected In Angola From An Entirely New Branch Of SARS-CoV-2
The versatility of SARS-CoV-2 to evolve new variants that increase transmissibility, virulence, and immune evasion is a new troubling feature of the Covid-19 pandemic. The recent discovery of a novel variant emerging from Tanzania adds a new chapter to this disturbing story. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: William A. Haseltine, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma & Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Reports 168 Recoveries, 126 New Infections
[ANGOP] Luanda -- At least 168 patients recovered, 126 new cases and three deaths are the records of the last 24 hours announced, this Sunday, by the Angolan health authorities. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 13, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Georges Chikoti Announces Support for Sharing Covax Vaccines
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The secretary general of the Organization of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS), Georges Chikoti, announced the secretariat's support for the Covax / Covid-19 vaccine sharing platform. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 12, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Country Records 301 Recoveries, 89 New Cases
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The Angolan health authorities reported this Saturday the recovery of 301 patients of Covid-19, plus 89 new cases and one death of the same disease, in the last 24 hours. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 12, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Registers 125 New Infections and 56 Recoveries
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The Angolan Health Authorities reported 125 new infections, 56 recoveries and 0 deaths in the last 24hours. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Country Records 52 New Infections and 8 Recovered Patients
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angola registered, in the last 24 hours, 52 new infections, 8 recoveries and 2 deaths. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Pope Urges Covid-19 Vaccines for Poorest Nations in Easter Message
[ANGOP] During his traditional Easter address, Pope Francis called the international community to overcome delays in distributing COVID-19 vaccines and to ensure supplies reach the poorest countries. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Records 112 New Infections, Four Recoveries
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angola reported Saturday 112 new infections, two deaths and four recovered patients in the last 24 hours. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 4, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: First Lady Donates Goods to Provincial Hospital
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The Angolan First Lady, Ana Dias Louren ço, delivered this Thursday, in Luanda, several goods for the Paediatrics Section of the General Hospital of Luanda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Reports 360 Recoveries, 68 New Cases
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The health authorities announced Friday the recovery of 360 patients and the registration of 68 new cases, in the last 24 hours. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 3, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: U.S. Sets Aside U.S.$20 Million to Fight Malaria in Angola
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The ambassador of the United States of America (USA), Nina Maria Fite, said Wednesday in Luanda that her government has US$20 million available for the fight against malaria in Angola, in 2021. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 1, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - 15,000 People Vaccinated in Benguela
[ANGOP] Lobito -- Benguela province has vaccinated about 15,000 people against Covid-19 since the 20th March, said the provincial health director, Ant ónio Cabinda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 1, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Identities
By Jan LundiusSTOCKHOLM / ROME, Mar 30 2021 (IPS)   I was born in the winter in 1990 in a country not my own i was born with my father’s eyes maybe i stole them he doesn’t look like that anymore i was born in seven countries i was born carved up by borders i was born with a graveyard of languages for teeth i was born to be a darkness in an american boy´s bed … Safia Elhillo Many years ago, when my youngest daughter was still a child, she suddenly became sick with stomach pains, vomiting and high fever. At the hospital a nice nurse, probably to find out if the feverish little girl was cognizan...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jan Lundius Tags: Crime & Justice Education Featured Global Globalisation Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Migration & Refugees Religion TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - 111,231 People Vaccinated
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The Ministry of Health (MINSA) announced that the vaccination against Covid-19, in Angola, reached already 111, 231 people. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 27, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Registers 60 Recoveries and 51 New Infections
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angola registered, in the last 24 hours, the recovery of 60 patients and 51 new infections, in the last 24 hours. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 27, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - WHO Calls for Strengthened Prevention Measures
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The representative of the World Health Organisation in Angola, Djamila Cabral, Tuesday reaffirmed the need to maintain measures to prevent and fight against Covid-19 to avoid a second wave of the disease in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 25, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Benguela Vaccinates Over 4,000 People
[ANGOP] Benguela -- Benguela province has vaccinated, since last Saturday, a little over 4,000 people against Covid-19, the local Health director, Ant ónio Cabinda said today. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 25, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Reports 73 Recoveries, 62 New Cases
[ANGOP] Luanda -- At least 73 patients recovered, 62 new cases and one death is the last 24 hours balance released Wednesday by health authorities. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 25, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Vaccinates Over 80,000 People
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The health authorities announced Wednesday that 87,022 people had been immunized so far. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 25, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Huambo Starts Vaccination Campaign
[ANGOP] Huambo -- At least 38,000 people of Huambo province began being vaccinated this Wednesday against Covid-19, as part of the massive campaign to prevent this pandemic, which began on 2 March, in Luanda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 25, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Zaire - Soyo Gets Field Hospital to Deal With Pandemic
[ANGOP] Luanda -- A field hospital for treatment of Covid-19 patients will be inaugurated Thursday in Soyo municipality, northern Zaire province, Angop has leant. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 23, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news