Botswana President Mokgweetsi Eric Masisi Placed In Self Isolation

Botswana President Mokgweetsi Eric Masisi has been placed in coronavirus self-isolation for 14 days after travelling to Namibia for President Hage Geingob’s inauguration on Saturday. Also present at the same event were Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa and Angolan President Joao Lourenco who both defied their own bans on international travel. Zambia and South Africa, on the […]

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China Endorses Favipiravir As Anti-Viral Drugs For Coronavirus

            China’s health leadership have announced that they have found the Japanese-developed anti-influenza drug to be effective in treating coronavirus patients.   Japanese-developed anti-influenza drug, Favipiravir, has been endorsed by China’s health leadership as an anti-viral drug for Coronavirus. This was confirmed by China’s director of the National Center for […]

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HOME NURSES NO LONGER READ PATIENT EID CARDS TO AVOID VIRUS SPREAD-Minister of Social Affairs and Public Health, and Asylum and Migration Maggie De Block

As of October 1, 2017, home nurses are obliged to verify the identity of their patients using their electronic identity card. This obligation is valid in the event of the third-party payment scheme being applied. Thanks to this scheme, the home nurse directly charges the costs of health care insurance to the mutual insurance company, […]

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COVID-19: Doctors receive Compensation for Telephone Consultation-Maggie De Block reveal

Minister of Social Affairs and Public Health, and Asylum and Migration took to his personal site to reveal how doctor are rewarded to help curb the spread of Corona Virus as she wrote below saying COVID-19: DOCTORS RECEIVE COMPENSATION FOR TELEPHONE CONSULTATION Posted March 16, 2020 at 3:51 pm Physicians receive compensation for telephone consultations […]

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Sick Vice President Chiwenga AIRLIFTED To Coronavirus-Hit China As Health Deteriorates

            Vice President Constantino Chiwenga was airlifted to China as his health woes resurfaced. The Vice President was airlifted to the coronavirus-hit nation on Sunday after his health took a turn for the worse. According to online publication, Zimlive.com, Chiwenga left Harare shortly after mid-day Sunday on a Dubai-registered private […]

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Corona Virus:South Africa Place travel Ban on Italy, Iran, South Korea, Spain, Germany, the United States, the United Kingdom and China-Lindiwe Sisulu reveal

South Africa Minister of Human Settlements, Water & Sanitation Lindiwe Sisulu has taken to her twitter page to reveal the move taking bythe country to curb the spread of Corona Virus which keep increasing daily as from tomorrow 35 port of entry into the country out of the 72 will be closed Apart from that […]

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Coronavirus: Italy set to close schools and universities as death toll rises

Italy is set to ban public events and close all schools and universities in a bid to contain the spread of coronavirus, as the death toll in the country rose to 79. The government ordered classrooms across the country to shut until mid-March, news agencies including Ansa and the state-run RAI reported. Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte reportedly agreed the […]

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Minister Tests Positive For Coronavirus

A top government minister has tested positive for the deadly coronavirus ravaging different countries. A regional minister in Lombardy, the Italian region most affected by the novel coronavirus outbreak, has tested positive for the virus. The Lombardy region said in a statement on Monday that the contagion concerns Alessandro Mattinzoli, 60, who serves as Commissioner […]

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Corona virus:Chinese Traveller has been taken to designated Isolation Facilities for Test-Zimbabwe authories reveal

The Ministry of Information,Publicity,and Broadcasting took to his verified twitter page to bring to the notice of the General public that a traveller from Hunan Province in China was flagged up as needing assessment for Coroner virus Ministry of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting@InfoMinZW 16m Govt would like to inform the public that today, a traveller […]

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CoronaVirus:face mask 750naira to15,000naira,these Pharmacies ripping people off their money-media Personality -Ifu Ennada blow hot

Nollywood film actress and television host  Iheme Faith Uloma has taken to her Instagram page to react to the high price of facial masks been wore  to prevent oneself from been affected by the dread Corona Virus ifuennada Disposable face mask now 15,000 naira! No longer 750naira or 10,000 naira which was the latest price […]

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President Kenyatta To Head Action Group By African Leaders On Malaria

President Uhuru Kenyatta has taken over the chairmanship of the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA). The Alliance is a coalition of African Heads of State and Government advancing advocacy efforts, resource mobilization and accountability in the fight against malaria across Africa. President Kenyatta, who takes over from King Mswati of Eswatini, will lead the alliance […]

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Malawi:Ministerial Statement on Coronavirus outbreak in China and other Countries by the Ministerof Health and Population Hon Jappie Mhango

  Madam Speaker, Honourable Members of Parliament, Through you, Madam Speaker, I wish to inform the August House that through the World Health Organisation (WHO) it came to our attention that a newly identified Coronavirus has been circulating in the People’s Republic of China since late December, 2019. Madam Speaker, the Coronavirus outbreak which begun […]

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Coronavirus: India Place travel ban on E-visas and holders of Chinese passports and applicants of other nationalities residing in the People’s Republic of China.

Following the outbreak of Corona Virus in China,the India Government has suspended travel to India on E-visas stands temporarily with immediate effect. This applies to holders of Chinese passports and applicants of other nationalities residing in the People’s Republic of China. This was made known on it twitter page which stated below saying Advisory: Due […]

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Borno Governor:Babagana Umara Zulum approves N100m for Borno workers’ health scheme

  Borno Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum on Wednesday announced the approval of 100 million naira counterpart funding to the newly established Borno state Contributory healthcare management agency. Zulum announced this when he recieved the executive director of the National Primary Healthcare Agency, Dr Faisal Shuiabu at the council chambers of the Government House, Maiduguri. Furthermore, […]

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NYSC TO RESTRATEGIZE WITH NHIS ON FREE HEALTHCARE FOR CORPS MEMBERS

          The National Youth Service Corps has reiterated its determination to review the existing collaboration with the National Health Insurance Scheme on the provision of free healthcare service for Corps Members. The Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim stated this today while playing host to the Executive Secretary of the National Health […]

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House Passes Bonamici-Sponsored Bill to Protect Safety of Health Care, Social Service Workers

WASHINGTON, DC [11/21/19] – Today the House passed legislation sponsored by Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01) to protect health care and social service workers from workplace violence. The Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act, H.R. 1309, would direct the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to establish a workplace violence prevention standard […]

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NAF PLEDGES COMMITMENT TO ENSURING PERSONNEL COMBAT READINESS AS IT HOLDS VIRAL HEPATITIS AWARENESS LECTURE, SCREENING IN ABUJA

NAF PLEDGES COMMITMENT TO ENSURING PERSONNEL COMBAT READINESS AS IT HOLDS VIRAL HEPATITIS AWARENESS LECTURE, SCREENING IN ABUJA In a bid to prevent the spread of Viral Hepatitis among its personnel and their families, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) today, 15 November 2019, held an awareness lecture on Hepatitis B (HBV) and Hepatitis C (HCV) […]

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