Category Archives: Health

Statement on Random Testing

COVID -19 continues to spread at an alarming rate globally since the first outbreak of the disease in December last year.  To-date, the pandemic has engulfed more than 200 counties and territories infecting more than 4.6 million people and claiming

Announcement from the Ministry of Health

One patient has recovered fully after standard tests at the National Laboratory and was released from hospital today.

This result means that all 39 confirmed cases in the country to-date have recovered fully.

But as underlined last week, this important …

Public contribution to fight COVIC-19 pandemic

Asmara, According to the report from the Ministry of Health, public contribution to contain the spread of COVIC-19 is stepping up.

Accordingly, the residents and owners of small businesses in Sheib sub-zone contributed 144 thousand Nakfa, Dubarwa sub-zone administration 72 …

Cameroon’s Traditional Healers See Rush for Herbal Medicines to Treat COVID-19

YAOUNDE – Cameroon’s traditional healers say they are being overwhelmed by the number of people seeking herbal medicine for prevention or treatment of the coronavirus.  The rush for traditional healing comes as the central African nation confirms more than 2,500 …

Worker From Congo Dies After COVID-19 Outbreak at Iowa Plant

WATERLOO, IOWA – An immigrant from Congo who worked at the Tyson Foods pork processing plant in Waterloo has died of the coronavirus, the company confirmed Tuesday.

The Congolese community in Waterloo has been mourning the death of Axel Kabeya, …

Contribution to combat COVID-19 pandemic

Asmara, As part of the contribution Eritrean nationals inside the country and abroad, national associations, organizations as well as religious institutions and individuals are contributing to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, members of the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church Holy Synod and