Purdue researcher awarded $1.3 million for malaria drug trials in Southeast Asia and Africa

Philip Low looks to validate previous trial results and test whether the number of days of an anti-malaria drug therapy can be reduced WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., Sept. 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A Purdue researcher is taking a giant leap forward in the fight against drug-resistant strains of malaria in developing countries. Open Philanthropy has awarded […]

National Assembly Speaker urges parliamentary ethics

The National Assembly Speaker, Carolina Cerqueira, said Saturday that she is confident that a sense of duty, parliamentary ethics and resilience will contribute to a democratic, prosperous, peaceful and socially just Angola.In a message addressed to An…

Gov. Fintiri begins N5bn Credit Guarantee Scheme

Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa has begun the N5bn credit guarantee scheme for agribusiness owners in the state.A statement by Muhammad Tukur, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on New Media, said that the beneficiaries of the scheme would includ…

Academy raises new generation of golf players

The Elite Global Golf Academy (EGGA) has trained new generation of golfers through Professional Golfers Association (PGA), South Africa, Dr Elijah Ogbuokiri, Chairman of EGGA, told newsmen on Friday in Abuja.“EGGA may have succeeded in proving sceptics…

Late Hishongwa served Namibia with diligence: Venaani

Leader of the official opposition, McHenry Venaani, said late ambassador Hadino Hishongwa was a fine public servant who served his country with diligence.Venaani made the remarks on Friday during a memorial service held in honour of Hishongwa at his ho…

Shivolo and Shaliaxwe win Navachab half-marathon

Namibian Correctional Service and Namibian Police Force runners Martha Shivolo and Jeremia Shaliaxwe were crowned as the new champions of the Navachab half-marathon after dominating their respective categories on Saturday.The ninth edition of the Navac…

Residents urged to prioritise oral health

Erongo Governor, Neville Andre Itope, has encouraged regular dental check-ups, emphasisng the importance to allow professionals to detect and address dental issues before they escalate.The governor said that dental visits should not be limited to emerg…