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  • Wed, 22 Jul 2020 18:11

    Covid-19: Commission denies positive cases in Lunda Norte

    Dundo - The Multi-sectoral Commission for fight against Covid-19 in eastern Lunda Norte on Tuesday denied information spread on social networks about alleged positive cases of the pandemic in this region of Angola.

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  • Thu, 16 Jul 2020 10:09

    Covid-19: Community transmission demands increased prevention

    Luanda - Community contamination of Covid-19 in Angola, confirmed by health authorities on Wednesday in Luanda, calls for more preventive measures by citizens to reduce the number of infected in the country, Health Minister Silvia Lutucuta warned.

  • Mon, 13 Jul 2020 13:39

    Covid-19: SADC wants intensity in mass testing of COVID-19

    Luanda - The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has called on the Member States of the regional bloc to intensify mass testing to identify as many positive cases of covid-19 as possible among the population.

  • Wed, 08 Jul 2020 20:18

    Covid-19: Markets get three working days a week

    Luanda - Markets and street vending in Luanda and Cazengo municipality, in northern Cuanza Norte province, is allowed on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 6am to 4pm, the authorities announced Tuesday here.

  • Wed, 01 Jul 2020 20:48

    Covid-19: Nine killed in June alone

    Luanda - Nine of all 13 deaths from covid-19 reported in Angola since the first positive case of the disease was detected in the country in March this year occurred in June.

  • Wed, 01 Jul 2020 15:44

    Covid-19: Local transmission moving fast in Angola

    Luanda - Angola still has no community cases of Covid-19, but sees an increase in local transmission infections every day, currently estimated at 206, said Tuesday the Secretary of State for Public Health, Franco Mufinda.

  • Tue, 16 Jun 2020 09:06

    Doctors' trade union suggests investing in primary health care

    Luanda - The National Trade Union of Doctors of Angola (SINMEA) on Monday in Luanda pointed out the need for health authorities to improve and increase primary health services, especially in communities.

  • Mon, 01 Jun 2020 13:44

    Covid-19: Official advises smokers to reflect

    Luanda - Tobacco users, in this period of the covid-19 pandemic, which Angola and the world face, “are the risk factors for contamination, as they are more willing to fatalities”, recalled, last Sunday, the Secretary of State for Public Health, Franco Mufinda.

  • Sun, 26 Apr 2020 14:05

    Covid-19: No Angolan infected in Congo Brazzaville

    Luanda - The Angolan Ambassador to the Republic of Congo, Vicente Muanda, assured this week that there are no Angolans infected with covid-19 in that neighbouring country, which has at least 200 confirmed positive cases.