Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Health and Wellness

The Untold Story of Ilimanyang Community; a Community That Does Not Sweat and Is Forced To Cool Themselves through Pouring Water on Their Bodies 

Sweating plays an important role in regulating the body’s temperature. Well, for the Ilimanyang community, a minority group that lives at the shores of Lake Turkana, in Kenya, they do not sweat since they are born without skin pores.  This...

Ivory Coast Set to Roll Out Vaccinations against Ebola

Ivory Coast has recorded a case of Ebola the first occurrence of the deadly disease in the country in nearly three decades. Officials at the Institut Pasteur confirmed the case after testing samples taken from an 18-year-old Guinean woman;...

The Capital City of Kigali is under total lockdown as Rwanda battles third wave

Rwanda has put its capital Kigali back under total lockdown for 10 days effective from July 17 as the country; battles a severe third wave of the coronavirus that has seen fatalities increase over the last two weeks. As of Wednesday,...

Cameroonian researcher, Antoinette Ntoumba Formulates Ground Breaking Malaria Remedy

Malaria is a common recurring illness in Africa that is caused by mosquitoes. Although there are several medications to treat a malaria patient, the illness is the cause of death of a lot people in Africa. There is no...

Clinical Trials Begin For 2 Covid-19 Vaccines Developed In Nigeria

With all the talk about Africa developing her own vaccine, Nigeria has begun clinical trials; for the two covid-19 vaccines developed in the country. Chairman of the presidential task force on covid-19, Boss Mustapha told reporters last week that the...

An Egyptian Inventor, Mahmoud el-Koumi Creates A Robot Named Cira-03 That Tests People For Covid-19

Africa has indeed shown a great resistance against the pandemic, as it is still amongst the least affected continents in the world. And go further ensure that  Africa is strong in the fight against coronavirus; An Egyptian Inventor, Mahmoud...

Tears Of Joy As Rapper Lil Boosie Reveals He Is Now Cancer Free

In 2015, Lil Boosie, Real name Terrence Hatch, learned the heartbreaking news that he had kidney cancer. Boosie was very open with fans and the public about his journey and shared more than most would the entire way. The rapper revealed...

Nigeria Begins Covid 19 Vaccination

The covid 19 vaccination has been making its way into several African countries, and the newest on the list is Nigeria. Africanews Reports that, Nigeria's Lagos state started its coronavirus vaccination campaign on Friday; after receiving over 500,000 doses...

Guinea Is Set For Ebola vaccination

Last week, we reported a resurgence of the Ebola virus in Guinea, after eight people tested positive and three died. However, in a bid to fight the virus to a stop; Guinea will launch an Ebola vaccination drive after...

Zimbabwe Starts COVID-19 Vaccinations, Vice-President Gets First Shot

According to Reuters, Zimbabwe kicked-off its COVID-19 vaccination program on Thursday after receiving a donation; of 200,000 doses of the Sinopharm vaccine from China earlier in the week. Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga, who doubles as the country's health minister; was the...

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