Still Hopeful After Nine Miscarriages

[Namibian] AS a woman who has never carried a pregnancy to full term, a simple question about babies is a heartbreaking reminder for Maura Amagola and her recurrent history of miscarriages.

[Namibian] AS a woman who has never carried a pregnancy to full term, a simple question about babies is a heartbreaking reminder for Maura Amagola and her recurrent history of miscarriages.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ramaphosa Has Started Clean Up Job. but Can He Turn State Around?

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s new President, Cyril Ramaphosa, is presently receiving numerous plaudits on how he’s handling the transition from the troubled Jacob Zuma presidency.

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's new President, Cyril Ramaphosa, is presently receiving numerous plaudits on how he's handling the transition from the troubled Jacob Zuma presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Africa Haunted By High TB Burden

[263Chat] The African Region has made good progress in controlling Tuberculosis (TB) though it still has the world’s highest levels of the disease, World Health Oorganisation (WHO) Zimbabwe Country Office Medical Officer in Charge, Dr Julie Nabyonga ha…

[263Chat] The African Region has made good progress in controlling Tuberculosis (TB) though it still has the world's highest levels of the disease, World Health Oorganisation (WHO) Zimbabwe Country Office Medical Officer in Charge, Dr Julie Nabyonga has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Strauss Breaks Record As Bulls Name Team for Stormers Derby

[News24Wire] Adriaan Strauss will become the most experienced South African in the Super Rugby competition when he takes to the field for the Bulls against the Stormers on Saturday (17:15 kick-off).

[News24Wire] Adriaan Strauss will become the most experienced South African in the Super Rugby competition when he takes to the field for the Bulls against the Stormers on Saturday (17:15 kick-off).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Better Health Services Rest On Building Trust Among Healthcare Workers

[The Conversation Africa] A health system that communities experience as uncaring and unaccountable undermines and ultimately destroys trust in the health system. The most visible signs of a dysfunctional health system are the performance of its health…

[The Conversation Africa] A health system that communities experience as uncaring and unaccountable undermines and ultimately destroys trust in the health system. The most visible signs of a dysfunctional health system are the performance of its healthcare workers, specifically those working at the interface with communities. This includes nurses, doctors and community health workers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Angst Over Low Ship Traffic At Nigerian Seaports

[Guardian] The recent figures that revealed the downward trend of the ship traffic at Nigerian seaports are a further revelation of the huge challenges that have bedeviled the operations at Nigerian seaports.

[Guardian] The recent figures that revealed the downward trend of the ship traffic at Nigerian seaports are a further revelation of the huge challenges that have bedeviled the operations at Nigerian seaports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria