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02Jan 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Africa bears 24 per cent of the global disease burden but has few health workers. Governments should strengthen the health sector to boost universal coverage. Doing so could enhance development of other sectors and achievement of the SDGs

Critical challenges in the coverage of key health services in Africa should be addressed to help...

01Jan 2017
The Guardian Reporter
Guardian On Sunday

People gather outside the Harare Magistrates courts 13 July 2016 as they attend the court case of Evan Mawarire, a jailed pastor who called for the mass stay away from work and shutdown last week, Harare, Zimbabwe.

Amid all the doom and gloom of last year, there were a few good news stories. Simon Allison...

01Jan 2017
The Guardian Reporter
Guardian On Sunday

A nurse takes blood sample from a baby to test for malaria in Manhia, Mozambique.

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced in December 2015 that the global incidence of...

01Jan 2017
The Guardian Reporter
Guardian On Sunday

Computed tomography (CT) scan of the abdomen; drawing shows a child lying on

Cancer is becoming more common across Africa, but the continent’s doctors and policy makers are...

01Jan 2017
The Guardian Reporter
Guardian On Sunday

Charcoal production is one of the main causes of deforestation in Tanzania.

RECENT studies on results of what is known as the climate change exposure index, the degree to...

31Dec 2016
Francis Semwaza
The Guardian

WHILE new media in its singularity has been tightening its grip across the ages of its various...

31Dec 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Ali Mboudou was at home with his children one night in late 2015 when Boko Haram militants...

31Dec 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Experience teaches the wise that crazy festive seasons like these register the highest numbers...

31Dec 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

On the looming historic occasion of the 105th anniversary of the founding of the vanguard...

30Dec 2016
Gerald Kitabu
The Guardian

Burundians petty traders sell charcoal inside Tanzania at Mavyovu border, Buhigwe District, Kigoma Region.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation is not yet to create knowledge,...

30Dec 2016
Gerald Kitabu
The Guardian

Burundians petty traders sell charcoal inside Tanzania at Mavyovu border, Buhigwe District, Kigoma Region.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation is not yet to create knowledge,...

30Dec 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Small-scale gold miners prepare to descend underground for a shift in an abandoned gold mine. South Africa’s mining industry shed 9,000 jobs last quarter alone, so activists search for ways to create new economic opportunities for small-scale mining.

In a country with unemployment rising above 25 percent, South Africans are increasingly looking...

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