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Zimbabwe Teachers Union Rejects UNICEF Push to Keep African Schools Open During Pandemic

Schools across Africa are slowly reopening after months of remote learning during the coronavirus pandemic. But Zimbabwe’s teachers union is resisting going back to the…

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As Rich Nations Struggle, Africa’s Virus Response Is Praised

At a lecture to peers this month, John Nkengasong showed images that once dogged Africa, with a magazine cover declaring it “The Hopeless Continent.” Then…

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Cameroon Army on Alert Ahead of Tuesday’s Protests

Military units are on alert in Cameroon ahead of the expected nationwide protests on Tuesday. Opposition leader Maurice Kamto’s Cameroon Renaissance Movement is calling for peaceful protests, with demands that include…

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TCM Lianhua Qingwen Capsule approved for registration in Mauritius

SHIJIAZHUANG, China, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Yiling Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (SHE: 002603) announced on Tuesday that it has received a registration approval issued by the Ministry of Health and Wellness of Mauritius, indicating Lianhua Qingwen Capsule has been registered in accordance with the standards for Chinese Traditional Medicine. As a leading product of Yiling […]

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PhytoSciences Consultants GmbH Announced West African Expansion with Launch of PhytoSciences Ghana Consultants Limited in an Ongoing Effort to Support Legalizing Medical Cannabis

ACCRA, Ghana, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PhytoSciences Consultants GmbH, an international consulting firm, announced the expansion of its services to West Africa, providing regulatory, cannabis scientific guidance to government and private sectors, with the establishment of PG Solutions Limited, DBA PhytoSciences Ghana. “It is an honor to finally be expanding our services to […]

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Gates Foundation Honors Director of Africa CDC With 2020 Global Goalkeeper Award

Foundation also announces three Global Goals award winners and launches two innovative partnerships to address COVID-19 impacts in Kenya SEATTLE, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today named Dr. John N. Nkengasong, director of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC), as the winner of the 2020 […]

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Prix Global Goalkeepers 2020 : La fondation Gates met à l’honneur le Directeur CDC Afrique

La fondation annonce également les trois lauréats du prix Global Goals, et établit deux partenariats innovatifs pour pallier les répercussions de la COVID-19 au Kenya. SEATTLE, 22 septembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — La fondation Bill & Melinda Gates nomme aujourd’hui le Dr. John N. Nkengasong, Directeur Afrique des Centres pour le contrôle et la prévention des […]

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