Category Archives: Health

Global unemployment “over 200 million” in 2017: ILO

More than 200 million people are out of work around the world � an increase of 3.4 million since last year, the UN said on Monday.

In a new report on jobs and the economy, …

International Trade Minister to promote Canada’s progressive trade agenda at World Trade Organization meeting in Morocco

Progressive trade is about making trade work for people, for middle-class Canadians to provide for their families and build their future prosperity.

Canada’s vision for the future of the World Trade Organization (WTO) is one …

KENYA AIRWAYS SUSPENDS FLIGHT TO HONG KONG, HANOI; TO FOCUS ON AFRICA

NAIROBI, Kenya Airways said it will suspend its flights to Vietnam’s Hanoi and China’s Hong Kong in October while promising to focus on Africa.

In a new winter schedule rolled out by the firm, Kenya …

General: 30 Killed in Shabab Attack on Somali Military Base

At least 30 people were killed Friday when al-Shabab militants stormed an army base, Somali government officials said.

The militants attacked the base in the town of Barire, 47 kilometers southwest of Mogadishu, with two …

EAST AFRICAN COUNTRIES SET OUT TO CONTROL, ERADICATE CROSS-BORDER INFECTION OF COMMNUICABLE DISEASES

ARUSHA, TANZANIA, Five of the six member States of the East African Community (EAC) have embarked on measures to control and eradicate cross-border infections for all communicable diseases in the sub-region, with a roadmap for …

Launch of SGBV Pocket Book

With support from UNDP Access to Justice Project and funding by the United States Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL), Human Rights Initiative (HRI) published a pocket book that explains the legal …

AFRICAN UNION MEMBER STATES ENDORSE THE DRAFT STATUTE OF THE AFRICAN AUDIOVISUAL AND CINEMA COMMISSION

NAIROBI, Ministers of Youth, Culture and sport of the African Union member states meeting in Nairobi have endorsed the Draft Statute of the African Audiovisual and Cinema Commission (AACC) at the Extraordinary Session of the …

S.AFRICA: HEALTH FORENSIC ANALYST PUT ON SUSPENSION

PRETORIA, The Department of Health has put one of its forensic analysts on precautionary suspension from employment with full pay.

The department on Friday said the suspended analyst is based at the Pretoria Forensic Laboratory …

S.AFRICA: HEALTH FORENSIC ANALYST PUT ON SUSPENSION

PRETORIA, The Department of Health has put one of its forensic analysts on precautionary suspension from employment with full pay.

The department on Friday said the suspended analyst is based at the Pretoria Forensic Laboratory …