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Zimbabwe

Tyranny and disease: The destruction of health care in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's healthcare system has collapsed. Life expectancy is the lowest in the world. Dead bodies accumulate in hospital mortuaries or are buried hastily and surreptitiously in rural areas by poverty-stricken family members. The most recent estimates suggest that between 3,000…

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Analysis
Source:
AFM
Posted:
21 Mar 2011
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Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Malaria-prone districts to receive mosquito nets

Harare - SEVERAL malaria-prone areas throughout Zimbabwe will receive 100 000 mosquito nets from Population Services International (PSI) over the next six months. PSI country director Mr Michael Chommie said Mt Darwin, Rushinga, Gokwe North, Gokwe South and Mudzi were…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
AFM
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Ministry issues TB, malaria warning

The Ministry of Health in Kenya has sounded an alarm on the increase of malaria and tuberculosis (TB) cases in Kajiado District. Area public health officer, Paul Tikolo, said malaria prevalence had shot up to 27 per cent from 23…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
AFM
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zambia

Plans to reduce malaria deaths in Zambia by 75 percent

Zambia's, Roll Back Malaria campaign will now gain the support of government, international donors and the nongovernmental organisations, (NGO) in their fight against Malaria. The aim is to reduce malaria deaths by 75 percent within the following three years in…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
AFM
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

State in fear: Zimbabwe's tragedy is Africa's shame

Background When Mugabe became the first president of the newly independent Zimbabwe in 1980, his conciliatory approach and apparent commitment to nation building generated worldwide confidence. Numerous countries came forward with support, hoping to ensure the country developed peacefully and prosperously.…

Format:
Analysis
Source:
AFM
Posted:
06 Jul 2005
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