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  • Angola's commitment to production of iodised salt highlighted
    Wed, 19 Oct 2016 18:06

    Angola's commitment to production of iodised salt highlighted

    Icolo e Bengo - Angolan Government has been dedicating its effort to the production of iodised salt in order to prevent many health problems caused by lack of iodine.

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  • Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:11

    Moxico: Vice-governor appeals for massive involvement in vaccination campaign

    Luau - The vice-governor of the eastern Moxico Province for technical matters and infrastructures, Manuel Lituai, last Sunday in Luau Municipality appealed for massive participation of the citizens in the vaccination campaign against yellow fever.

  • Thu, 13 Oct 2016 16:12

    Angola: Hand washing reduces diarrheal disease by 44 percent

    Luanda - The hand washing can reduce diarrheal illness and malnutrition by 44 percent, factors that concern health units, Angop learnt from a note released Thursday in Luanda by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).

  • Tue, 11 Oct 2016 19:18

    Lunda Sul: Catoca invests over eight million dollars in health insurance

    Saurimo - The mining company Catoca, the largest diamond company in the country, invested this year, eight million US dollars in health insurance for employees, as part of its social responsibilities, Angop learned today, Tuesday.

  • Mon, 10 Oct 2016 11:53

    Angola: Health Ministry stresses psychological first aid

    Luanda - The Ministry of Health stressed on Monday in Luanda the need to strengthen the national capacity to ensure the provision of psychological first aid in a situation of emergency.

  • Sun, 09 Oct 2016 12:52

    Angola: Tocoista church leader calls for commitment to building university hospital

    Luanda - The Bishop of Our Lord Jesus Christ in the World (Tocoista) Church, Afonso Nunes, encouraged Friday in Luanda the faithful to work on creation of conditions to ensure the construction of a well-equipped university hospital capable to train skilled technicians.

  • Sun, 09 Oct 2016 11:28

    Over 2 million to be vaccinated against yellow fever

    Luanda - About 2.1 million people are expected to be vaccinated against yellow fever in ten provinces of the country, said a note released by Health Ministry reached Angop Saturday.

  • Fri, 07 Oct 2016 11:05

    Angola: Church participation in health community projects recommended

    Luanda - Participants to the National Conference on the Role played by the Church in the fight against malaria, HIV and AIDS, Maternal and Infant Health Promotion and Health System Strengthening, held on 4-6 October in Luanda, recommended for the implementation of projects of pastoral health community and other actions at the level of religious institutions.

  • Thu, 06 Oct 2016 18:20

    Health Minister discusses cooperation with Portuguese State Secretary

    Luanda - Angola's Health minister Luis Gomes Sambo Thursday in Luanda granted audience to the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Portugal, Teresa Ribeiro, with whom he discussed the cooperation between Angola and the European nation in the field of health.