President Cyril Ramaphosa says with the signing of the Presidential Health Compact, government is closer to fundamentally transforming the country’s health care system.
Zimbabwe declared a cholera outbreak in the capital Harare after 20 people died from the disease and more than 2,000 were infected by drinking contaminated water, new Health Minister Obadiah Moyo said on Tuesday.
Democratic Republic of Congo on Thursday flew a team led by Health Minister Oly Ilunga Kalenga to an eastern region hit by Ebola, the country’s second outbreak in less than three months, a local official said.
Six people have died in Cameroon from a cholera outbreak that has infected 43 people since May, the health ministry said.
Deputy President David Mabuza has commended the efforts being made by the National Aids Council and others in the fight against HIV and tuberculosis (TB).