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24 hours ago | September 18, 2020

COVID-19: New High-Level Commission to track Nairobi Summit ...

Herald Reporter A new High-Level Commission of advocates, experts and activists has been established to help commitments ...

UN chief: COVID-19 vaccine must be affordable and available to all

The continuing COVID-19 pandemic continues to top a long list of global concerns, the UN chief told journalists on ...

How one German firm is racing to ramp up Covid-19 vaccine production

Germany’s BioNTech, one of the lead contenders in the race to develop a coronavirus vaccine, said Thursday it was ...

Moderna would seek limited emergency use of COVID-19 vaccine ...

Julie Steenhuysen If Moderna Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine proves to be at least 70 percent effective, the company plans ...

Oral COVID-19 vaccine candidate to enter Phase I human trials

Vaxart’s application for a Phase I clinical trial to evaluate its oral COVID-19 vaccine candidate has been cleared by ...

S. Africa wants equitable access to COVID-19 vaccine: president

South Africa is preparing for the time when a COVID-19 vaccine becomes available while working to prevent further ...

African Energy Chamber to Outline Post-COVID-19 African Energy ...

The African Energy Chamber will launch the book “African Energy Road to Recovery: How the African energy industry can ...

2 days ago | September 17, 2020

World Health Organization announces distribution plan for ...

As the possibility of a widely available COVID-19 vaccine steadily approaches, initial limitations in supply have left ...

These 15 innovations are helping us fight COVID-19 and its ...

The COVID-19 pandemic has put one third of the global population into lockdown, brought industries and economies to a ...

Facebook partners with the National Blood Service Zimbabwe to ...

Starting yesterday, Zimbabweans who are between 18-65 years old, will have the option to sign up as blood donors on ...

Pfizer says Covid-19 vaccine showed moderate side effects

Pfizer has said that Phase III clinical trial participants were experiencing mild-to-moderate side effects with its ...

COVID-19 and diabetes: a co-conspiracy?

Patients with diabetes have been in the spotlight since the early stages of the pandemic, as growing epidemiological ...

7 expert perspectives on what COVID-19 means for the planet

Experts agree that the legacy of the COVID-19 pandemic will be with us for years, even after the immediate threat has ...

3 days ago | September 16, 2020

COVID-19 has stalled 20 years of progress: Latest Goalkeepers report

Herald Reporter The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation yesterday launched its fourth annual Goalkeepers Report, ...

African Leaders for Nutrition call on leaders to embed nutrition ...

Herald Reporter African Leaders for Nutrition have unveiled a position paper calling upon African Heads of State and ...