Home Tags Fight against

Tag: Fight against


Zimbabwean doctors prescribing veterinary drug in fight against COVID-19

Some medical doctors are prescribing a veterinary drug to patients in a bid to either stave off or treat COVID-19, an expert has warned. ...
NAIROBI, June 19, 2020 (Xinhua) -- A swarm of desert locusts invade parts of Mwingi Town in Kitui County, Kenya, Feb. 20, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhang Yu)

Africa Turns to Artificial Intelligence in Fight Against Locusts

Kuzi is a free early warning tool, delivered by SMS, that helps farmers across Africa to predict and control locust attacks. Kuzi uses satellite data,...
Social Tuc Support

TUC supports UNIWA in the fight against COVID-19

The Trade Union Congress, Ghana on Thursday presented COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the Union of Informal Workers Association (UNIWA) to support its...
Health Experts

Health Experts say awareness creation key in fight against NCDs

Health Experts say awareness creation remains the biggest weapon in the fight against Non-Communicable Diseases. The experts spoke during a regional webinar organised by...
Kalakpa Forest Reserve

Forest fringe communities urged to support fight against illegal operators

Dr Kwakye Ameyaw, Technical Advisor to Chief Executive of the Forestry Commission (FC), has asked members in forest fringe communities to lead the fight...

World Bank/GAMA project supports Ghana’s fight against open defecation

Michael Agbetsoamedo, 52, is a resident of Ashaiman Official Town, 23 kilometers north-east of the capital, and works at the Ashaiman Municipal Assembly (AshMA)...

China continues to be on frontline in assisting Zimbabwe’s fight against COVID-19

As Zimbabwe battles with COVID-19 which has so far caused the loss of 152 lives from 5,815 infections, China continues to be one of...

What COVID-19 means for people of color

A few months ago, we launched our largest response in the United States to date to help in the fight against COVID-19. In that...

Roche Diagnostics joins forces with nonprofit (RED) organization to raise awareness about the importance...

7.1 million people globally are HIV positive but don't know it, and only 59% of people living with HIV are taking medication to suppress...

Business community calls for intensive fight against COVID-19

Experts in business, education, health and international relations have called on countries to cooperate in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. They said to confront...
Sherifa Gunu

Sherifa Gunu Drops “The World is Sick” Video

The indefatigable award-winning Ghanaian songstress Sherifa Gunu is about to set another ground-breaking record with her latest track dubbed: “The World Is Sick” featuring...

Chinese in Namibia helps needy households in fight against COVID-19

A Chinese business community-based at Oshikango in the northern part of Namibia this week donated "four-in-one love packages" to the Helao Nafidi Town Council...
Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press

Ghanaians marks Father’s Day

Ghanaians have joined the rest of the world to honour and celebrate fathers for their sacrifice, leadership, mentorship and outstanding roles they have played...
African Union (AU)

AU expresses concern over unilateral approaches in fight against COVID-19

The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU) has expressed concern over the increase of unilateral approaches promoting isolationist and protectionist policies...
An online seminar on non-governmental diplomacy and media cooperation between China and Africa during the COVID-19 pandemic is held on June 15. The event is co-organized by the Independent Media from South Africa, Global Max Media Group, South Africa-China Economic and Trade Association, China Public Diplomacy Association, and Communication University of China. Photo courtesy of the Chinese Embassy in South Africa  

China stands firmly with African brothers, sisters in fight against COVID-19

By He Yin Chinese President Xi Jinping presided over an extraordinary China-Africa summit on solidarity against COVID-19 in Beijing on June 17 via video link...
South-South cooperation

Experts root for deepening South-South cooperation in fight against COVID-19

Developing countries in Africa and beyond should strengthen partnership and solidarity under the South-South Cooperation modality to jointly address common socio-economic impacts imposed by...
Health extension workers conduct a temperature screening in Ethiopia. Photo by: UNICEF Ethiopia / 2020 / Tewodros Tadasse / CC BY-NC-ND

Africa CDC urges more support to fight against COVID-19

As the pandemic is rising on the continent, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) on Friday urged more support to...
Nigerian troops

Nigerian troops intensify fight against Boko Haram militants

The Nigerian troops had achieved encouraging results in recent operations against extremist group Boko Haram and other gunmen groups across the restive northern region,...
Donald Trump

How would U.S. exit from WHO harm global fight against COVID-19?

The U.S. exit from the World Health Organization (WHO) would undermine international efforts to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic that guarantee public health and...

How China, Morocco support each other in fight against COVID-19

China and Morocco have strengthened relations through joint efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. In parallel, their multilayered cooperation in public health, culture and...

Officials call on Africa continent to support A strategy to fight against COVID-19

Officials on Thursday called on the Africa continent to follow the strategy and guidance from the African Union(AU)and other professional organizations to fight against...

Rwanda, DRC to enhance cross-border cooperation on fight against COVID-19

Rwandan ministers of health, trade and local government and their counterparts from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) met on Thursday in Rwanda's...

Abdiqani Sheikh Omar Hassan encourages unity in the fight against COVID-19 in Africa

As CoronaVirus continues to spread with speed with the focus now turning to the readiness of health systems in African in the face of...
A researcher of CapitalBio Corporation shows a virus nucleic acid detection kit for six respiratory pathogens on March 10. Six respiratory pathogens, including the COVID-19, can be detected simultaneously within one and a half hours, requiring samples of only respiratory droplets. (Photo by Jiang Wenjie, People’s Daily Online)

Zambia welcomes Chinese support towards fight against COVID-19

Malilo Ngoma aged 43 is a mother of four, two boys and two girls, and wife to a police sergeant in Chingola, a mining...

Kenyans step up community fight against COVID-19 via sanitation

One by one, residents passed through a sanitation booth placed at Kitengela bus terminus, south of Nairobi, on Tuesday morning. The rush...

“Never give up on any patient”: a nurse’s fight against coronavirus

by Xinhua writers Lyu Qiuping, Lu Youyi Xie Zerong finally had her hair done, turning her straight dark hair into wavy brown...
People wait in line at a New York State Department of Health COVID-19 antibody testing center at Steve's 9th Street Market in Brooklyn, New York, the United States, on April 25, 2020. Global COVID-19 deaths surpassed 200,000 on Saturday afternoon, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University. A total of 200,698 people have died of the disease as of 1:50 p.m. (1750 GMT) among 2,865,938 cases worldwide, the CSSE data showed. The United States suffered the most fatalities at 52,782 as its total cases reached 924,576. (Photo by Michael Nagle/Xinhua)

U.S. urged to take responsibility over COVID-19 fight – Sichone

The global fight against COVID-19 will win if governments take full responsibility and invest in durable solutions, Zambian experts. The experts who...
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivers a statement at the UN headquarters in New York, Jan. 6, 2020. Antonio Guterres on Monday called on parties concerned to exercise maximum restraint to stop escalation of global tensions. (Xinhua/Li Muzi)

UN chief warns against misinformation in fight against COVID-19

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday warned against misinformation in the fight against COVID-19. "Along with the pandemic, we are seeing a...
Hassan Rouhani

Iran says U.S. cut of WHO fund hampers fight against COVID-19

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Monday that a recent U.S. move to cut funding to the World Health Organization (WHO) hampers global fight against...
A Sudanese man is seen wearing a face mask in Khartoum, Sudan, on March 14, 2020. Sudan's Health Ministry on Friday announced the death of a Sudanese citizen infected with COVID-19. (Photo by Mohamed Khidir/Xinhua)

Egypt sends medical aid to Sudan for fight against COVID-19

Egypt sent on Monday four military planes loaded with medical supplies and medicines to Sudan to help the neighboring state with its battle against...