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Matshidiso Moeti

Health minister begs Nigerian doctors to call off strike

The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire has appealed to the resident doctors to call off their strike in the interest of patients that needed care at this critical time.

Gender equality: WHO urges everyone to respect women

Dr Matshidiso Moeti, World Health Organisation, WHO, Regional Director for Africa, has urged everyone to recognise the leadership skills and potential of women toward moving the world closer to gender equality.

Africa’s window to contain coronavirus narrowing by the day – WHO

About half of the countries in sub-Saharan Africa still have a “narrowing’’ opportunity to curb the spread of coronavirus in the local population, the World Health Organisation, WHO, said on Thursday.

Coronavirus may spread further during cold season in Africa, WHO warns

African countries could be hit harder by the new coronavirus when winter arrives later this year, a World Health Organisation, WHO, official warned on Thursday.

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