Study Reveals Rising Stroke Cases in Women Than Men

[Daily Trust] A new research has suggested that stroke rate is fast declining among men than in women. Stroke is a condition where a part of the brain is affected due to a blood clot. The blood clot prevents the normal blood supply to this part of the …

[Daily Trust] A new research has suggested that stroke rate is fast declining among men than in women. Stroke is a condition where a part of the brain is affected due to a blood clot. The blood clot prevents the normal blood supply to this part of the brain.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Alliance Moves to Reduce Deaths From Non-Communicable Diseases

[Vanguard] With a total of 39.5 million people dying annually due to Non Communicable Diseases, NCDs, Nigeria is striving to achieve the WHO Global NCD Action Plan 2013-2020 and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which seek to reduce 25 percen…

[Vanguard] With a total of 39.5 million people dying annually due to Non Communicable Diseases, NCDs, Nigeria is striving to achieve the WHO Global NCD Action Plan 2013-2020 and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which seek to reduce 25 percent cases of all premature deaths from NCDs by 2025 and 33 percent overall premature mortality from NCDs as well as promote mental health and well-being 2030.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Over 6 000 Aliens Turned Away By Registrar Office’

[New Zimbabwe] the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) must immediately address administrative, environmental and legislative issues surrounding the biometric voter registration (BVR) mop up exercise which ends this week with 6 000 aliens having been t…

[New Zimbabwe] the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) must immediately address administrative, environmental and legislative issues surrounding the biometric voter registration (BVR) mop up exercise which ends this week with 6 000 aliens having been turned away by the Registrar's Office.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Freezes National Youth Service Tutors’ Wages

[New Zimbabwe] Hundreds of staffers employed in the ministry of youths under the National Youth Service (NYS) department did not receive their January salaries as government tries to weed out non-functional departments, New Zimbabwe.com has gathered.

[New Zimbabwe] Hundreds of staffers employed in the ministry of youths under the National Youth Service (NYS) department did not receive their January salaries as government tries to weed out non-functional departments, New Zimbabwe.com has gathered.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Call for Intensifying Efforts Against NCDs

[Ethiopian Herald] The National Cancer Committee Chairperson First Lady Roman Tesfaye said that due to breast, cervical cancers and other Non- Communicable Diseases (NCD), many mothers are exposed to various social and health crises in Ethiopia.

[Ethiopian Herald] The National Cancer Committee Chairperson First Lady Roman Tesfaye said that due to breast, cervical cancers and other Non- Communicable Diseases (NCD), many mothers are exposed to various social and health crises in Ethiopia.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

MP Zindi Faces Anti-Corruption Commission Probe

[The Herald] Mutare City Council has resolved to rope in the services of the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) in a matter in which Mutasa South legislator Cde Irene Zindi is alleged to have corruptly acquired ownership of a council property.

[The Herald] Mutare City Council has resolved to rope in the services of the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) in a matter in which Mutasa South legislator Cde Irene Zindi is alleged to have corruptly acquired ownership of a council property.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Europe, SADC Anticipate Credible Congolese Poll

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -EUROPE and Southern Africa have pledged to work together and ensure credible elections when the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) goes to polls hopefully at the end of the year.

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -EUROPE and Southern Africa have pledged to work together and ensure credible elections when the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) goes to polls hopefully at the end of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa