Latest News for: Benin 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 ... Rosalynn Carter is named Active Honorary Chair of the President’s 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 ... Lyu Jinhan, director of the Ningxia Health Commission, ...

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 ... China sent its first medical team to Benin in 1978 ... Chinese medical team to provide free cataract surgeries 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 ... cooperation documents signed between the two countries in health care. (Benin-China-Cataract Surgery).

Hensard Varsity Appoints Prof Kumar as Pioneer VC

This Day 13 Nov 2023
She was the Best Graduation Student in Hydrology at the University of Benin in 1983, and has two Master’s in Aquatic Ecology, and in Health Planning & Management. Her PhD is in Environmental Toxicology and Pollution Studies, from University of Benin included one-year bench work at the University of Leeds, England.

Bafana Bafana hit hard by Lyle Foster's absence for World Cup quaifiers

Independent online (SA) 10 Nov 2023
Lyle Foster was a notable omission when Bafana Bafana coach Hugo Broos named the 23-man squad for the upcoming 2026 Fifa World Cup qualifiers against Benin and Rwanda later this month. The crack Burnley striker Foster has mental health issues, as IOL Sport reported on Thursday.

Sahara Group Foundation Donates Medical Equipment to UBTH to Enhance Healthcare Delivery

This Day 09 Nov 2023
Sahara Group Foundation, the Personal and Corporate Social Impact vehicle of Sahara Group, has reaffirmed its dedication to healthcare improvement by donating state-of-the-art medical equipment to the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) in Edo State, Nigeria.

Chinese doctors provide free medical services in Benin

Xinhua 20 Oct 2023
20 (Xinhua) -- Chinese doctors on Friday provided free clinical services for local people at the Maternity and Children's Hospital in Natitingou, about 450 km northwest of Cotonou, the economic capital of Benin. The 26th Chinese medical team dispatched to Benin came from China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.

13 Teams to Battle for Glory in Betsy Obaseki Women Football Tourney

This Day 18 Oct 2023
Adibe Emenyonu  in Benin City ... These are the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, University of Benin Sports Complex, Western Boys High School mini stadium, Edo State College of Nursing and Health Sciences mini stadium and University of Benin Teaching Hospital ... The teams will be arriving in Benin City on Sunday, October 22nd, 2023.

Edo Prepares for Betsy Obaseki Women Football Pre-season Tourney

This Day 17 Oct 2023
He listed the centres to host the games for the female competition to include Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, the University of Benin Sports Complex, Western Boys Mini Stadium, while the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) and Edo State School of Health Technology Mini Stadium will be used as training centres.

Betsy Obaseki Tourney ‘ll Boost Campaign to End Gender-based Violence

This Day 16 Oct 2023
... of Benin Sports Complex and the Western Boys College mini stadium.”. He said, “The participating teams will hold their training sessions during the tournament at the Edo State College of Nursing and Health Sciences mini stadium and University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH).

Climate crisis is ‘not gender neutral’: UN calls for more policy focus on women

The Observer 10 Oct 2023
Only a third of countries include sexual and reproductive health in their national plans to tackle the climate crisis, the UN has warned ... Paraguay, Seychelles and Benin have specified the need to build climate-resilient health systems allowing women to give birth safely and access health services.

Chinese President Xi vows to deepen cooperation in all fields with Benin

Independent online (SA) 08 Sep 2023
Xi said China is willing to work closely with Benin in people-to-people exchanges, strengthen cooperation in areas including education and medical and health care, and continue to support the joint construction of the Luban Workshop ... Talon said China is a great friend of Benin, and the two peoples share a deep and sincere friendship.

China and Benin: A Strategic Partnership for a New Era

Beijing Times 01 Sep 2023
Their commitment was underscored by the signing of several cooperative documents, spanning multiple sectors from the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and green development to the digital economy, agricultural products, and public health. Revisiting the Foundations of China-Benin Relations ... Benin’s Contemporary Challenges and the China Factor.

Agbonile: Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital Has Brought Quality Services to  Nigerians

This Day 24 Aug 2023
Health & Wellbeing . ... This has been helping patients receive treatment for both physical and mental health issues in one place ... For instance, our School of Psychiatric Nursing (SOPN) FNPH Benin-city produced the national overall best candidate in the 2020 Post Basic Nursing Professional Examination for Mental Health Psychiatric Nursing Programme.