Council Shuts 36 Business Houses

[Times of Zambia] The Chingola Municipal Council has shut down 36 business premises for failure to observe the Food and Drug and Public Health regulations.

[Times of Zambia] The Chingola Municipal Council has shut down 36 business premises for failure to observe the Food and Drug and Public Health regulations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

How Do Headphones Exactly Affect Ears?

[New Times] Dear Doctor, I normally listen to loud music on my headphones when in office, but lately I am beginning to experience a ringing sound in the ears. How exactly do headsets affect ears? Sheebah

[New Times] Dear Doctor, I normally listen to loud music on my headphones when in office, but lately I am beginning to experience a ringing sound in the ears. How exactly do headsets affect ears? Sheebah

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Landlords Lose Out As Shops, Banks Close

[East African] The apparent change of fortunes in East Africa’s largest retailers, combined with a shift by banks from brick and mortar branches has left real estate agents staring at empty malls as the anchor tenants exit.

[East African] The apparent change of fortunes in East Africa's largest retailers, combined with a shift by banks from brick and mortar branches has left real estate agents staring at empty malls as the anchor tenants exit.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Access to Electricity for All By End of 2020 – President Akufo-Addo Pledges

[Ghana Govt.] The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said Government will ensure that coverage and access to electricity is extended to all parts of Ghana by the end of his term in office.

[Ghana Govt.] The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said Government will ensure that coverage and access to electricity is extended to all parts of Ghana by the end of his term in office.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Govt Allays ARV Shortage Fears

[The Herald] Government has assured the nation that the country has enough stocks of anti-retroviral drugs (ARVs), with the available supplies enough to last the next 10 months. Health and Child Care Minister Dr David Parirenyatwa allayed fears that Zi…

[The Herald] Government has assured the nation that the country has enough stocks of anti-retroviral drugs (ARVs), with the available supplies enough to last the next 10 months. Health and Child Care Minister Dr David Parirenyatwa allayed fears that Zimbabwe might run out of the life-prolonging drugs last Friday after touring the construction site of a new NatPharm provincial warehouse in Masvingo. It is estimated that the country has over 1,1 million people on ARV therapy. Dr Parirenyatwa said Zimbabwe had sufficient

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

WHO Director Acknowledges Achievements

[The Patriot] World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Director for Africa Dr Matshidiso Moeti said despite many challenges that Africa faces there have been milestones that each and every country has achieved. She said there is still need for trained …

[The Patriot] World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Director for Africa Dr Matshidiso Moeti said despite many challenges that Africa faces there have been milestones that each and every country has achieved. She said there is still need for trained staff in different areas of each country, with only 11 countries in Africa meeting the threshold. She said this is not because there are no health practitioners as there are those who have graduated but are not working.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana