Ndalatando - At least 86 suspected measles cases were reported by the health authorities of Cuanza Norte province from January to October of the current year, five of which were positive.
Luanda - Staff of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) are expected to join the first stage of the vaccination campaign against polio, to be conducted on November 15-17, the Health minister, Silvia Lutukuta, said on Monday.
Luanda - At least 90,000 health professionals, as well as cleaning assistants and security agents in the various hospital units countrywide, will begin this Tuesday an upgrading training programme, in the ambit of a Health System Improvement Plan.
Huambo - Angola’s Health minister Sílvia Lutucuta said Friday in central Huambo province that the creation of human and financial conditions to increase the sustainability level of the health facilities is among the sector’s priorities, in view of the humanisation of healthcare.
Ondjiva- Angola and neighbouring Namibia have discussed the strategies for strengthening actions to fight against malaria along the border of the two countries.
Luanda - Health Minister, Sílvia Lutucuta said on Tuesday in Luanda that the Multiple Indicators Survey will be an important source for assessing the health data of Angola's families.
Cuango - Angola’s secretary of State for Health and Hospital Matters, Leonardo Europeu, on Monday considered slanderous information disclosed on social media stating that at least 10 children infected with measles die every day in Cuango Municiplaity, north-eastern Lunda Norte Province.
Luquembo - Eleven children under the age of 15 died this month (October) in the commune of Capunda, municipality of Luquembo, Malanje province, victims of measles, which has affected that district since the beginning of September this year.