Presidency Orders Rollout of 200,000-Strong Nationwide CHIPS

[Daily Trust] The federal health ministry is to ensure roll out of the Community Health Influencers, Promoters and Services (CHIPS) Programme nationwide, involving some 200,000 agents, the presidency has directed.

[Daily Trust] The federal health ministry is to ensure roll out of the Community Health Influencers, Promoters and Services (CHIPS) Programme nationwide, involving some 200,000 agents, the presidency has directed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Life Esidimeni Tragedy – Families Offered Compensation

[News24Wire] The State and claimants in the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearings have reached an agreement on damages in some of the claims by the families who lost loved ones during the transfer of mental health patients to a number of unlicensed NGOs.

[News24Wire] The State and claimants in the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearings have reached an agreement on damages in some of the claims by the families who lost loved ones during the transfer of mental health patients to a number of unlicensed NGOs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Remittances Down 11%

[The Herald] Inward international remittances into Zimbabwe for the year 2017 amounted to $1,4 billion, an 11 percent decrease from $1,6 billion in 2016. Out of the $1,4 billion, Diaspora remittances amounted to $698,9 million.

[The Herald] Inward international remittances into Zimbabwe for the year 2017 amounted to $1,4 billion, an 11 percent decrease from $1,6 billion in 2016. Out of the $1,4 billion, Diaspora remittances amounted to $698,9 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Prime Minister Expresses Determination to Modernise Road Infrastructure

[Government of Mauritius] The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, expressed his strong determination to modernise road…

[Government of Mauritius] The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, expressed his strong determination to modernise road infrastructure so as to relieve motorists from the heavy traffic flow and at the same improve the quality of life of citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Opposition Leader Tsvangirai Denies Appointing Chamisa

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has denied replacing acting president Elias Mudzuri with youthful deputy Nelson Chamisa as claimed by party director of communications Luke Tamborinyoka.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has denied replacing acting president Elias Mudzuri with youthful deputy Nelson Chamisa as claimed by party director of communications Luke Tamborinyoka.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chadema Piles Pressure Over Alleged Abduction

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The opposition Chadema has continued condemning incidents of kidnappings and abduction of opposition party members as well as failure by the security forces to take stringent measures, saying it is a sign of diminishing democra…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The opposition Chadema has continued condemning incidents of kidnappings and abduction of opposition party members as well as failure by the security forces to take stringent measures, saying it is a sign of diminishing democracy in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

New Plan to Boost Health Info Systems

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government on Wednesday signed a health data collaborative communique with the World Health Organisation (WHO) and development partners group with a focus to support the plans to improve the quality of health data and healt…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government on Wednesday signed a health data collaborative communique with the World Health Organisation (WHO) and development partners group with a focus to support the plans to improve the quality of health data and health information systems.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania