MALNUTRITION IS STILL A LEADING CAUSE OF ILLNESS (Daily Monitor (Uganda))

Maimuna Katooko sits on a mat at her veranda, all her attention turned to her son whom she is holding on her lap. The child, who is seated motionless, looks emaciated with pale and wrinkled skin, sunken eyes and scanty hair that bears a golden brown hue. The six-year-old boy now looks like a two-year-old and…

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Press Conference of the Ambassador of Cuba

The Cuban Ambassador to Ethiopia, H.E. Mrs. Vilma Thomas adressed local and Cuban journalists in a Press Conference at the Embassy. The Cuban diplomat explained the transformations experienced by Cuba since the adoption of the new Constitution las Apr…

From Patients to Doctors, Fear Rules in Zimbabwe’s Hospitals

HARARE � If there is one thing that unites doctors and patients in Zimbabwe’s ailing public health system, it’s fear.The system is struggling to function amid a shattered economy and triple-digit inflation. Administrators, doctors and patients told VOA…