Menongue - At least 72 children, aged zero to five years, died from January to March this year, in the Pediatric Hospital of Menongue, due to several pathologies an increase of 40 deaths as compared to last year, said Friday its director, Ilídia Martinho
Luanda - At least 18 people were diagnosed with sleeping sickness out of the 3,305 persons examined since the launching of a tracking campaign started on April 12 by five teams of the Institute for Combat and Control of Trypanosomiasi (ICCT).
Cuito - At least 4 43 people, in particular children under 15, died in central Bie province in last January and February 2018 due to complicated malaria, said the provincial director of Health , João Campos Cacungula.
Luanda - Angola needs at least three veterinarians deployed in each municipality to meet the sanitary demands of the agro-livestock activity and secure the health of the animals in the country.
Luena - The Health Ministry (Minsa) will ban from public tender all the construction and supervision companies that build sanitary facilities of poor quality, said on Saturday in Luena, eastern Moxico province, the incumbent minister, Sílvia Lutucuta.
Luanda - The Angolan government is determined to meet 90 percent of people living with HIV / AIDS, said in Luanda, the Vice-President of the Republic, Bornito de Sousa, during the meeting of the National Commission on Fight against HIV / AIDS and Great Endemics, aimed at taking appropriate measures to control diseases in Angola.
Ndalatando - The governor of the northern Cuanza Norte province José Maria Ferraz dos Santos has called for the need to work on the prevention and containment of the dengue outbreak, hitting the region since early this month.
Ndalatando - The Dengue epidemics, which recently has been detected in Cazengo Municipality, in the northern Cuanza Norte Province, is now under control and no new cases were recorded in the past 48 hours, following the diagnosis of the disease in 78 patients in the beginning of this week.