Latest News for: Benin health


Ghana: Enhancing capacity for malaria vaccine introduction and rollout in Africa through experience sharing

Capital Ethiopia 08 May 2024
In 2024, more than 20 countries in Africa are to introduce the vaccine into routine immunization, with Cameroon, Burkina Faso, Benin, Liberia and Sierra Leone already leading the way ... Benin and Malawi.

Benin, Liberia and Sierra Leone launch malaria vaccination programs

Voa News 26 Apr 2024
COTONOU, Benin — Benin, Liberia and Sierra Leone launched large-scale malaria vaccine programs on Thursday under an Africa-focused initiative that hopes to save tens of thousands of children's lives per year across Africa.

Mrs. Elumelu  Chris-Asoluka: Amazons Behind Tony Elumelu Foundation

This Day 21 Apr 2024
Elumelu, a leading voice in the health sector in Africa with her commitment to the economic philosophy of Africapitalism, and Chris-Asoluka, who rose through the ranks in the foundation with impeccable records.

Obaseki, Oborevwori, Ibori, Igbinedion, Others Celebrate Tom Ikimi at 80

This Day 11 Apr 2024
The governor wished him many more years in good health and sound mind. Earlier, Archbishop of Benin,  Most Rev ... The clergy congratulated Ikimi for joining the league of octogenarians, wishing him many more years in good health and wisdom.

Global Failures on Healthcare Funding

Human Rights Watch 11 Apr 2024
The new information indicates possible violations of countries’ obligations to the human right to health ... 2021 Public Health Spending (GGHE-D) as % GDP ... Benin, for example, paid nearly 26 times as much on foreign debts than on health care in 2021.

Minister Hussen highlights Canada’s strong engagement in Africa during visit to Benin, Democratic Republic of ...

Capital Ethiopia 08 Apr 2024
Finally, Minister Hussen had meetings with Médessè Véronique Tognifode Mewanou, Minister of Social Affairs and Microfinance, and Benjamin Hounkpatin, Minister of Health, to discuss Benin’s key challenges and needs in these sectors.

Edo Boosts Telemedicine, Primary Healthcare Delivery with Fibre Optic Internet Infrastructure

This Day 08 Apr 2024
Nigeria .. The Edo State Head of Service, Dr ... In his remarks during telemedicine workshop held in Benin City, with the theme, “Delivering Value in Primary Health Care ... He said ... On his part, the Commissioner for Health, Dr ... He noted ... .

Universal Energy Facility (UEF) Signs Grant Agreements with 19 Clean Energy Developers for the deployment of Stand-Alone Solar Solutions for Productive Uses Across Nigeria 

This Day 05 Apr 2024
... underserved or unserved communities.  So far, over 1,600 systems have been installed, serving over 1,200 businesses and institutions such as health and educational facilities.  .

Exploring Indigenous Microorganisms: A Sustainable Solution to Environmental Challenges

This Day 04 Apr 2024
 Pollution, whether it be from heavy metals, petroleum products, or other contaminants, poses significant risks to both human health and the environment ... in Environmental and Public Health Microbiology from the prestigious University of Benin.

NEPL/SEPLAT JV Kicks Off 2024 “Eye Can See” Programme in Edo

This Day 15 Mar 2024
Adibe Emenyonu in Benin City. The NEPL/Seplat Energy JV has kicked off the 2024 edition of its flagship Corporate Social Investment (CSI), “Eye Can See” initiative, in Benin City, Edo State.

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.

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