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  • 25,000 children living with HIV/AIDS in Angola
    Wed, 24 May 2017 19:03

    25,000 children living with HIV/AIDS in Angola

    Luanda - Angola has an estimated 25,000 children living with HIV/AIDS, of whom 8,000 are benefitting from treatment with antiretroviral drugs, Angop has learnt.

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  • Wed, 24 May 2017 16:09

    Switzerland: Health minister calls for greater emergency programme advocacy

    Geneva - Angolan Health Minister Luís Gomes Sambo on Tuesday in Geneva called for greater advocacy and ability of the World Health Organisation (WHO) to mobilise resources for the Emergency Programme in order to quickly deal with situations.

  • Thu, 18 May 2017 17:00

    Moxico: Over 100 pregnant women test HIV / AIDS positive

    Luena - At least 127 pregnant women were diagnosed positive with HIV / AIDS in the province of Moxico during the first quarter of the current year, said Thursday in Luena, the head of the Provincial Section of Public Health and Control of Great Endemics of Moxico, Ana Amaral.

  • Wed, 17 May 2017 19:07

    Huíla: Unknown disease claims fifteen lives in Matala

    Lubango - At least 15 people have died in recent days, victims of a disease so far unidentified, whose symptoms resemble those of yellow fever in the village of Camunhandi, Mulondo commune, in the municipality of Matala.

  • Tue, 16 May 2017 18:45

    Malanje: Over ten million mosquito nets for 15 provinces

    Malanje - At least 10.6 million insecticide-treated mosquito nets are being distributed from Tuesday to 15 of the country's 18 provinces, with the exception of Huila, Benguela and Cabinda, aimed at preventing, controlling and eliminate malaria in Angola.

  • Tue, 16 May 2017 17:54

    Angola: Anti-malaria campaign launched in Luanda

    Luanda - A fumigation campaign set to cover Luanda province was launched Tuesday in the urban district of Ngola Kiluanje in a promotion of the Union of Local Associations of Angola (Amangola).

  • Mon, 15 May 2017 10:19

    Cancer awareness bicycle tour reaches Ndalatando

    Ndalatando - At least 20 cyclists from Luanda arrived Saturday in Ndalatando, northern Cuanza Norte province, as part of the Angolan Cycling Federations “Pedalada” cancer awareness programme.

  • Fri, 12 May 2017 07:25

    Angola: General Hospital of Luanda reinforced with Chinese physicians

    Luanda - A Chinese medical team, made up of twelve elements from the most diverse medical specialties, is strengthening the clinical staff of General Hospital of Luanda (HCL), under the protocol of cooperation between the Angolan and Chinese governments.

  • Thu, 11 May 2017 16:41

    Namibe: Over 100 cases of HIV-AIDS reported in first quarter

    Moçâmedes- At least 1,98 HIV/AIDS positive cases were notified during the first quarter of the current year, out of the 5,398 users counseled and tested in the five municipalities located in this city, 65 more than in the same period of 2016.