Category Archives: Medical

Death Toll Rises in West Darfur

The death toll in West Darfur state on Tuesday climbed to 159 with more than 200 people injured after more than 3 days of fighting between different ethnic communities, according to the Committee of West Darfur Doctors. This latest wave of violence …

Report: Images Show Evidence of Attack on Ethiopia Refugee Camp

New satellite images of a refugee camp in Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray region show more than 400 structures have been badly damaged in what a research group believes is the latest “intentional attack” by fighters. The report by the Great Britain-based …

Former South Sudan Refugee Acclaimed for Saving COVID-19 Patients in South Africa

A former refugee from Sudan’s civil war who survived torture and homelessness to become a doctor is winning acclaim for saving the lives of COVID-19 patients in South Africa.Dr. Emmanuel Malish Taban was recently named one of the 100 most influential A…

More Than 80 People Killed in West Darfur Attack

Unknown armed men killed more than 80 people and injured at least 160 others in the Krinding refugee camp and elsewhere in Genena, the capital of Sudan’s West Darfur state this weekend, prompting the governor to declare a state of emergency. Governor…

Mozambique: Two More Covid-19 Deaths and 103 New Cases Reported

Maputo — The Mozambican health authorities on Sunday reported the deaths of two more people from the Covid-19 respiratory disease.According to a press release from the Health Ministry, the victims were Mozambican men aged 38 and 40 who had been hospita…

Mozambique: Covid-19 – Three More Deaths, and 54 New Cases

Maputo — The Mozambican health authorities reported on Saturday the death of a further three people from the Covid-19 respiratory disease.According to a Ministry of Health press release, the latest victims are all Mozambican men, aged 54, 70 and 71, wh…