Daily Archives: December 5, 2019

Cameroon Launches Vaccination Campaign to Contain Measles Outbreak

YAOUNDE – Cameroon has organized a national vaccination campaign to stop a measles outbreak that has infected more than 3,000 people, especially children, this year. The most-affected area is the …

Uganda’s Museveni Criticized for Leading March Against Corruption

KAMPALA, UGANDA – Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday led hundreds of people in a march against corruption, calling corrupt people parasites who steal public wealth.

Museveni said to end …

Vaccine Group Announces Creation of Ebola Vaccine Stockpile

LONDON – The vaccine alliance GAVI announced Thursday it would invest $178 million to create a global stockpile of about 500,000 Ebola vaccines, a decision that health officials say could …

When Did You Last See an African Video Game Hero?

NAIROBI – What’s wrong with being a plucky hero running from demon monkeys or a glamorous model in dress up games? Players too often get sucked into worlds full of …