A New Revolution in TB Treatment as the Injection Falls

[MSF] South Africa has just made history today as it becomes the first country in the world to take a bold step of replacing an injectable drug with toxic side effects, with a promising new oral medicine (bedaquiline) in the standard multidrug-resistan…

[MSF] South Africa has just made history today as it becomes the first country in the world to take a bold step of replacing an injectable drug with toxic side effects, with a promising new oral medicine (bedaquiline) in the standard multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treatment regimens for adolescents and adults.

HIV/AIDs Deaths Drop From 10 000 to 4 000

[Namibian] FIGURES released by the United States President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief have revealed that the number of people dying of HIV-AIDS has dropped from 10 000 per year to 4 000 between 1991 and 2016 in Namibia.

[Namibian] FIGURES released by the United States President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief have revealed that the number of people dying of HIV-AIDS has dropped from 10 000 per year to 4 000 between 1991 and 2016 in Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ex-Cop’s Jail Term for Murder Cut On Appeal

[Namibian] A FORMER policeman who killed a young man in a street shooting in Windhoek nearly five years ago has received a reduction of three years from the 18-year prison term to which he was sentenced at the end of his trial last year.

[Namibian] A FORMER policeman who killed a young man in a street shooting in Windhoek nearly five years ago has received a reduction of three years from the 18-year prison term to which he was sentenced at the end of his trial last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

National AIDS Council Assesses Sexual Behaviour of Prison Inmates

[The Herald] The National AIDS Council (NAC) has embarked on a survey to assess sexual behaviour of prison inmates as well as drug abuse, to ascertain whether there is HIV transmission in prisons.

[The Herald] The National AIDS Council (NAC) has embarked on a survey to assess sexual behaviour of prison inmates as well as drug abuse, to ascertain whether there is HIV transmission in prisons.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

War Vets Leader Matemadanda Slams Minister Dinha

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) secretary-general Cde Victor Matemadanda has lashed out at Minister of State for Mashonaland Central Provincial Affairs Advocate Martin Dinha for bringing the First Family into…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) secretary-general Cde Victor Matemadanda has lashed out at Minister of State for Mashonaland Central Provincial Affairs Advocate Martin Dinha for bringing the First Family into disrepute by claiming that they had blessed his candidature for Mazowe North Constituency.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Top Junior Motocross Riders Committed to National Team

[The Herald] Three of the country’s top junior motocross riders, cousins Emmanuel and Munyaradzi Bako; and Tanya Muzinda have committed themselves to represent Zimbabwe at this year’s FIM Africa Motocross of African Nations Championships at Mindola Mot…

[The Herald] Three of the country's top junior motocross riders, cousins Emmanuel and Munyaradzi Bako; and Tanya Muzinda have committed themselves to represent Zimbabwe at this year's FIM Africa Motocross of African Nations Championships at Mindola Motocross Park in Kitwe, Zambia, in August.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Electoral Body Sued Over Alleged Voter Education Monopoly

[The Herald] The High Court is today expected to deliver judgment in the case in which Veritas Zimbabwe, a parliamentary watchdog, is suing the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) over alleged voter education monopoly.

[The Herald] The High Court is today expected to deliver judgment in the case in which Veritas Zimbabwe, a parliamentary watchdog, is suing the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) over alleged voter education monopoly.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe