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  • MINSA restocks Lobito Hospital
    Wed, 06 Nov 2019 18:04

    MINSA restocks Lobito Hospital

    Lobito - At least twenty six tons of medicines and expendable materials were delivered to the Lobito General Hospital Tuesday to alleviate the shortage of drugs caused by Monday's fire on the hospital's pharmacy.

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  • Wed, 06 Nov 2019 16:56

    86 suspected cases of measles reported in Cuanza Norte

    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.

  • Tue, 05 Nov 2019 13:39

    Angolan Armed Forces join polio vaccination campaign

    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.

  • Tue, 05 Nov 2019 10:35

    Ministry of Health trains professionals

    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.

  • Sun, 03 Nov 2019 10:52

    Health sector to raise sustainability level of health facilities

    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.

  • Sun, 03 Nov 2019 10:26

    Angola, Namibia step up anti-malaria strategy at border

    Ondjiva- Angola and neighbouring Namibia have discussed the strategies for strengthening actions to fight against malaria along the border of the two countries.

  • Tue, 29 Oct 2019 17:50

    Minister highlights advantages of multiple health indicators

    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.

  • Tue, 29 Oct 2019 10:25

    Health Ministry denies allegations of 10 deaths by measles daily

    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.

  • Wed, 23 Oct 2019 17:21

    Measles claims 11 lives in Capunda commune

    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.