Luanda - Angola has so far not recorded any patient or suspected Ebola case, but citizens have been advised not to consume meat from dead found animals, according to the coordinator of National Emergency Programme of the Ministry of Health.
Luanda - The Luanda Technical Multidisciplinary Commission of Combat against Malaria and Cholera returned this week in Cacuaco municipality to assess the degree of execution of the instructions given to the locals on how to prevent from these endemic diseases.
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.
Luanda - Although the situation of cholera is not alarming, the Provincial Government of Luanda Friday held a multisectoral meeting to strengthen measures to combat this disease, within the framework of the guidelines of the Interministerial Commission to Combat Cholera and Malaria, headed by the minister of health, Sílvia Lutucuta.
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 - Patients with diabetes resident in Luanda province have reacted positively to the government initiative to exempt the medicines from the payment of customs duties from 2018.
Cuito - About 214 people died in the medical centres of the central Bie Province, in the second quarter of the present year, victims of malaria, a figure that represents nine cases more compared to the first quarter.
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.