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Northern Cape allocates R354 million to fight HIV, AIDS amid COVID-19 pandemic

17 July 2020, 8:15 PM

Communicable diseases and comorbidities have been highlighted at the tabling of the Northern Cape’s Health department budget.

African governments team up with tech giants to fight coronavirus lies

2 April 2020, 2:23 PM

Governments across Africa are teaming up with technology giants, including Facebook and WhatsApp, to fight misinformation about coronavirus on social media platforms that could propel the pandemic on a continent with shaky healthcare systems.

England joins nations offering HIV prevention pill to all at high risk

15 March 2020, 3:20 PM

England will join a growing list of countries offering HIV-prevention pill to all those at high risk of catching the virus, the British government announced on Sunday.

Vaccine trial in SA fails to show efficacy in HIV prevention

4 February 2020, 3:34 PM

The Department of Health says it is disappointed that a large-scale HIV vaccine trial in South Africa failed to show efficacy in preventing HIV infection.

Ineffective HIV vaccine trial halted

4 February 2020, 5:23 AM

A large-scale HIV vaccine trial has been stopped in South Africa.



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