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  • Minister wants capable candidates in health posts
    Mon, 18 Feb 2019 10:34

    Minister wants capable candidates in health posts

    Luanda - Future candidates for jobs in the civil service must study more to obtain positive results in recruitment processes, advised on Sunday the Minister of health, Sílvia Lutucuta.

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  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 11:12

    Child who received contaminated blood is HIV/AIDS negative - official

    Luanda - The Ministry of Health (MINSA) announced Wednesday in Luanda that there was a "negative" diagnosis of HIV / AIDS virus transmission to a child who recently received contaminated blood transfusion at one of the hospital units in the capital.

  • Wed, 29 Aug 2018 17:44

    UNICEF congratulates Angola on decline in child mortality

    Luanda - The UNICEF Regional Representative for the Southern and Eastern Africa Leila Pakkala congratulated Angola on the progress achieved in maternal and child health and drop in mortality among children under five years of age.

  • Thu, 16 Aug 2018 12:56

    Health professionals call for improvement of road access to hospitals

    Professionals from different, health centers, at the Cazenga municipality, requested the local administration to rehabilitate the roads that give access to the health units.

  • Sun, 05 Aug 2018 13:35

    Mass Media Ministry coordinates nucleus of cholera combat activists

    Luanda - The Ministry of Social Communication will coordinate action to create a nucleus of nearly 150 activists who will carry out house-to-house visits to raise awareness among families living in the vicinity of the Kilunda lagoon, under the program to prevent and combat cholera.

  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:22

    Seminar on cholera takes place in Icolo and Bengo

    Icolo and Bengo - Members of the Intersectorial Commission to Combat Cholera met Wednesday in the district of Catete, municipality of Icolo and Bengo, in Luanda, aiming to update knowledge in the integrated management of suspected cases of the disease.

  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 16:59

    Health minister recommends breastfeeding promotion

    Luanda - Health minister Sílvia Lutucuta called for increasing awareness of the promotion of breastfeeding in health units, in the markets and among adolescents and young people, to reverse the situation of chronic malnutrition in children under five years of age.

  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 16:45

    Unicef seeks support to strengthen breastfeeding in Angola

    Luanda - The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) intends to help Angola join the Global Movement for Nutrition, known as SAM (Scaling Up Nutrition).

  • Wed, 13 Jun 2018 17:40

    Luanda: Governor assures FAA staff assistance to patients

    Cazenga - The governor of Luanda province Adriano Mendes de Carvalho called for calm and patience to the residents in need of health assistance, assuring that nurses belonging to the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) will provide care to the patients.