Latest News for: Benin health


Haitian PM agrees to 'share power' until election: Caribbean counterpart

Emporia Gazette 28 Feb 2024
Allied Health Professionals have a new contract ... The nation of about 12 million has been in turmoil for years, with armed gangs taking over parts of the country and unleashing brutal violence, leaving the economy and public health system in tatters.

Obaseki: Ongoing Reforms in Edo Will Save Nigeria $40bn on Medical Tourism, Education

This Day 12 Feb 2024
We are making Edo and Benin in particular a healthcare hub by making sure we improve the health infrastructure and bring it up to world-class standards.

Beninese gov't awards Chinese medical team for excellent service 01 Feb 2024
31 (Xinhua) -- Benin's Ministry of Health on Wednesday awarded 22 members of the 26th Chinese medical team with letters of thanks after their 18-month stay in Benin, in recognition of their ...

Excitements as OSSAP-SDGs Unveils 100-bed Hospital in Kebbi

This Day 26 Jan 2024
... the health sector. He added that the project would help in reducing child and maternal mortality as well as improve maternal health within the state and by extension the neighbouring Benin Republic.

Chinese medical team dispatched to Benin

People Daily 25 Jan 2024
Yang Ping, a doctor from the General Hospital of Ningxia Medical University and the leader of the team, said that the team will help improve Benin's health, medical treatment and hygiene levels, and ...

27th Chinese medical team arrives in Benin

Xinhua 25 Jan 2024
25 (Xinhua) -- The 27th Chinese medical team, tasked with providing health services and exchanging medical experience with Beninese health personnel, arrived Wednesday in Cotonou, the economic hub of Benin ... 27th Chinese medical team arrives in Benin.

Edo Seals 108 Health Facilities for Failing Quality Assurance Test

This Day 19 Jan 2024
Adibe Emenyonu in Benin-city ... It also said though there are about 5,000 registered health facilities in the state, it is now compiling a new digitised data base for all such facilities in the state for easy assessment and evaluation.

Benin gets first malaria vaccines

The Peninsula 16 Jan 2024
"Malaria remains endemic and represents the leading cause of death among children under five years of age in Benin," Health Minister Benjamin Hounkpatin told reporters at Cotonou airport, where the ...

Obaseki Felicitates Edo People, Nigerians in New Year Address

This Day 01 Jan 2024
... the quality of our primary health care footprints and work is also progressing on our secondary health care facilities in Benin City and Auchi while work will commence in Uromi in the year 2024.”.

Edo South Leaders Decry Unfavourable Tinubu’s Political Appointments

This Day 19 Dec 2023
... Party (LP) governorship aspirant, Olumide Akpata; former Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, former Deputy Vice Chancellor (Administration), University of Benin, Prof Gregory Akenzua, among others.

Parliamentarians Empowering Global Health: IPU-WHO collaboration

World Health Organization 13 Dec 2023
Following the workshop, the Parliament of Benin was well equipped to adopt revisions to the health legislation in Benin, considering several of the recommendations.Ghana. ... This future framework is to generate an even greater impact on global health.

Timeline: Former first lady Rosalynn Carter over the decades

The Lawton Constitution 19 Nov 2023
As first lady of Georgia, Rosalynn Carter focuses on overhauling the state’s mental health system, overseeing reforms that directly provide state assistance to the needy ... Commission on Mental Health.

Chinese team performs eye surgeries in Africa

China Daily 16 Nov 2023
Six medical experts from the Ningxia Hui autonomous region are performing eye cataract surgeries for residents in Benin at the invitation of the West African country's ministry of health.

Chinese medical team to provide free cataract surgeries in Benin

Xinhua 15 Nov 2023
COTONOU, Benin, Nov ... Addressing the launching ceremony, Beninese Health Minister Benjamin Hounkpatin said that the project was in line with the development of medical and surgical centers of excellence in Benin.

Xinhua world news summary at 0630 GMT, Nov. 15 15 Nov 2023
COTONOU -- A Chinese medical team of ophthalmologists from China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region launched a project to provide free cataract surgeries in Benin on Tuesday ... (Benin-China-Cataract Surgery).