Category Archives: Medical

Burkina Faso to ‘Lightly’ Arm Citizens After Terrorists Kill 36

Burkina Faso’s Parliament voted Tuesday to provide local volunteers with “light weapons” after a terrorist attack on two villages left 32 civilians dead.

No one has claimed responsibility for Monday’s …

Burkina Faso to ‘Lightly’ Arm Citizens After Terrorists Kill 36

Burkina Faso’s Parliament voted Tuesday to provide local volunteers with “light weapons” after a terrorist attack on two villages left 32 civilians dead.

No one has claimed responsibility for Monday’s …

Ethiopia to Get $3 Billion Loan From World Bank

ADDIS ABABA – Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Friday that Ethiopia will receive $3 billion from the World Bank to help strengthen reforms in its traditionally state-controlled economy.

Two …

Ethiopia to Get $3 Billion Loan From World Bank

ADDIS ABABA – Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Friday that Ethiopia will receive $3 billion from the World Bank to help strengthen reforms in its traditionally state-controlled economy.

Two …

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 …

US Ambassador ‘Horrified’ by Sentence for Zambia Gay Couple

LUSAKA, ZAMBIA – The United States ambassador to Zambia says local government officials have condemned him for saying he was “horrified” by the sentencing of a local gay couple to …