Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo say there’s been a new Ebola outbreak in the western city of Mbandaka.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it has seen the most cases in the last 24 hours globally, since the coronavirus outbreak five months ago.
Public Health Systems in Africa are under extreme pressure as governments reconfigure their health systems in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
The World Health Assembly has adopted a resolution that would initiate a process of an impartial, independent evaluation of the World Health Organisation’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has joined 87 other Nobel Peace Laureates and world leaders to call on governments around the world to prioritise children in their response to the COVID-19 pandemic – or risk losing an entire generation.