Gambia: Barrow Summons Emergency Cabinet Meeting On AKI Deaths In Gambia
[The Point] The president of the republic, His Excellency Adama Barrow has said that the recent Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) outbreak in the country is a challenging time for the government, families, and the people and called on all to close ranks to come out of the crisis better prepared. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 19, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: Pipeline Community Association Holds Blood Donation Camp
[The Point] Contributing its quota to The Gambia blood bank, the Pipeline Community Association last Saturday held a daylong blood donation campat the late Daddy Jobe's Junction in Pipeline. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 17, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia Deaths: Govt panel holds first meet, says waiting for more papers from WHO
So far, the Haryana health authorities have halted all production at Sonipat-based Maiden pharmaceuticals on the grounds of deficiencies found during a joint inspection by central drug regulatory authority and Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Haryana. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 14, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Gambia: Our Products Not Behind Gambia Deaths - Maiden Pharmaceuticals Md
[The Point] Naresh Goyal, managing director of Maiden Pharmaceuticals - which is in the dock for allegedly causing deaths of 66 children in The Gambia - on Tuesday claimed their products had nothing to do with the deaths. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 13, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: Tanka Tanka Matron Says Illicit Drugs Do Not Cause Mental Health
[The Point] Omar Bojang, the matron at Tanka Tanka Psychiatric Hospital has said that illicit drugs are not the main cause of mental health sickness. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 13, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: Mothers Blame Govt Amid Children Deaths
[The Point] Amid a spat of controversial statements from Gambians due to the deaths of 69 children linked to Acute Kidney Injury (AKI), mothers have spoken to this medium, blaming The Gambia government for failure in protecting the citizenry. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 13, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: Police Preliminary Findings Reveal 50k Bottles of Contaminated Baby Syrups
[The Point] According to a statement on the Police preliminary investigation report into the death of 69 children in The Gambia, investigations so far revealed that Atlantic Pharmaceuticals Company was granted permission to import medicines and medical-related products in The Gambia, while ordered a total quantity of 50, 000 bottles of contaminated baby syrups . (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 13, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: Economic Intelligence: Surveillance, Mystery Shopping and Processing
[The Point] Health and taxation must be revisited with vigour and determination to investigate, track then sanction. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 13, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: India Halts Production At Medicine Factory Linked to Children's Deaths
[DW] Indian authorities have stopped production at a factory near Delhi after its cough syrups were linked to the deaths of some 69 children in Gambia. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 13, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Cough syrup deaths: India production halted after Gambia child fatalities
Maiden Pharmaceuticals broke rules "across its manufacturing and testing activities," regulators found. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - October 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gambia: WCAG Supports Tanka Tanka
[The Point] Women and Children Aid - The Gambia (WCAG) on Thursday donated necessary items to Tanka Tanka Psychiatric Hospital. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 12, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: Citizens' Alliance Saddened By Demise of 66 Innocent Children
[The Point] The Citizens' Alliance (CA) has expressed deep saddeness and shock by the demise of sixty-six (66) innocent children who lost their lives due to Acute Kidney Infection caused by contaminated medical syrups currently in circulation in the market. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 12, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: Victims' Centre Chair Says Death of 69 Children Will Be Documented As Atrocity
[The Point] Sheriff Kijera, the chairman of The Gambia Centre for Victims of Human Rights Violations has claimed that the Programmes and Documentation Unit of the Victims' Centre would document the death of 69 children in the country as a result of the Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) as "atrocities' committed under this government." (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 12, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Govt forms panel to study WHO report on deaths of 66 Gambian children linked to 4 Indian syrups
The development comes on a day the Haryana government ordered the halting of drug manufacturing at the Sonipat unit of Maiden Pharmaceuticals, and asked it to explain within a week "many contraventions" found during a recent inspection, or face suspension or cancellation of license. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 12, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Gambia child deaths: Haryana government halts cough syrup production at Maiden Pharmaceuticals factory
Haryana health minister Anil Vij told ANI that authorities inspected a Maiden factory in the town of Sonepat in the state and found 12 violations of good practices and production has been ordered to be stopped. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 12, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news