Healthcare

Cholera death toll passes 1,000 in Malawi as outbreak spreads

  • January 25, 2023 11:19 AM SAST | Reuters
 Cholera death toll passes 1,000 in Malawi as outbreak spreads

287 BLANTYRE (Reuters) - The death toll from a cholera outbreak in Malawi has passed 1,000 while cases have risen to 30,621, the highest on record in the country, Health Minister Khumbize Chiponda said on

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Senegal institute wins $50 mln in boost to Africa's vaccine capacity

Senegal institute wins $50 mln in boost to Africa's vaccine capacity

  • January 19, 2023 03:33 PM SAST | Reuters

(Adds details, background CEPI quote) By Natalie Grover and Nellie Peyton JOHANNESBURG, Jan 19 (Reuters) - The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness (CEPI) will invest up to $50 million over 10 years to

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Deeper ties on Yellen's mind as U.S begins year of African engagement

Deeper ties on Yellen's mind as U.S begins year of African engagement

  • January 19, 2023 01:22 PM SAST | Reuters

(Adds further comments from speech) By Andrea Shalal DAKAR, Jan 19 (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen will kick off a year of visits by top U.S. officials to Africa on Friday with a firm

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South Africa mourns victims of tanker blast as death toll jumps to 34

South Africa mourns victims of tanker blast as death toll jumps to 34

  • December 30, 2022 12:58 PM SAST | Reuters

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The death toll from a gas tanker explosion in Johannesburg on Christmas Eve has increased to 34 from an earlier estimate of 27, the provincial health department said on Friday

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Advanced Health Says Presmed Bidco Pty Enters Binding Share Sale Deal To All Shares Within PMA From Co, Other Shareholders

Advanced Health Says Presmed Bidco Pty Enters Binding Share Sale Deal To All Shares Within PMA From Co, Other Shareholders

  • December 23, 2022 11:48 AM SAST | Reuters

Dec 23 (Reuters) - Advanced Health Limited: * JSE: AVL - DETAILED TERMS AND CAUTIONARY ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING THE DISPOSAL OF AVL’S EQUITY INTEREST OF 56.44% IN PMA * ADVANCED HEALTH - PRESMED BIDCO

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Malawi cholera death toll crosses 400 as outbreak spreads

Malawi cholera death toll crosses 400 as outbreak spreads

  • December 22, 2022 08:50 PM SAST | Reuters

LILONGWE (Reuters) - The death toll from a cholera outbreak in Malawi has jumped to over 400, health minister Khumbize Chiponda said on Thursday, appealing to people in the worst-hit areas to get

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Netcare Says Total Interest In Ordinary Shares Of Co Held By Capital Group Now At 5.0371%

Netcare Says Total Interest In Ordinary Shares Of Co Held By Capital Group Now At 5.0371%

  • December 20, 2022 09:30 AM SAST | Reuters

Dec 20 (Reuters) - Netcare Ltd: * NETCARE LTD - TOTAL INTEREST IN ORDINARY SHARES OF COMPANY HELD BY CAPITAL GROUP NOW AMOUNTS TO 5.0371% Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Netcare Says Ninety One Now Holds 5.3580% In Co

Netcare Says Ninety One Now Holds 5.3580% In Co

  • December 20, 2022 08:17 AM SAST | Reuters

Dec 20 (Reuters) - Netcare Ltd: * DISCLOSURE OF ACQUISITION OF SECURITIES * TOTAL INTEREST IN ORDINARY SHARES OF COMPANY HELD BY NINETY ONE NOW AMOUNTS TO 5.3580% Source text for Eikon: Further

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We've run out of cholera vaccines, WHO official says as disease surges

We've run out of cholera vaccines, WHO official says as disease surges

  • December 16, 2022 12:55 PM SAST | Reuters

* Emergency stockpile exhausted due to high demand * Some 30 countries have reported outbreaks this year * Cholera vaccines seen as less profitable than others (Writes through) By Emma Farge GENEVA,

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UPDATE 5-Biden says U.S. is 'all in' on Africa's future

UPDATE 5-Biden says U.S. is 'all in' on Africa's future

  • December 15, 2022 03:33 AM SAST | Reuters

(Adds Biden's toast at dinner) By Andrea Shalal, Daphne Psaledakis and Michael Martina WASHINGTON, Dec 14 (Reuters) - President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced an agreement aimed at bolstering trade

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NetScientific Appoints Ed Hooper As Executive Director Of Co

NetScientific Appoints Ed Hooper As Executive Director Of Co

  • December 12, 2022 04:06 PM SAST | Reuters

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Netscientific PLC: * NETSCIENTIFIC PLC - BOARD CHANGES; OPTIONS; CO-INVESTMENT AGREEMENT * NETSCIENTIFIC PLC - APPOINTMENT OF ED HOOPER AS AN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF COMPANY WITH

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