Saturday, 10th June 2023

Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus

7 May
Almost three years after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the COVID-19 pandemic a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC), the global health body on Friday announced an end to COVID-19 as a public health emergency,
16 Mar
World Health Organisation (WHO), yesterday, released an updated health workforce support and safeguards list, identifying 55 countries, including Nigeria, as vulnerable for availability of health workers required to achieve the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) target for Universal Health Coverage (UHC) by 2030.
10 Apr 2020
The World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, has confirmed a case of Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) after 52 days without a case.


Novak Djokovic on Sunday faces Casper Ruud in his seventh final at Roland Garros.
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The Police Command in Yobe on Saturday said it arrested a local chief and his two sons over the murder of one Goni Waje in Dako Kangarwa village, Yunusari Local Government Area.
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For 40 days after their plane crashed, four Indigenous children were lost in the Colombian Amazon rainforest. A major search operation, with rescuers finding a steady string of clues about their whereabouts, came to an end on Friday with the discovery of the children alive. They were flown to the capital Bogota early Saturday, where…
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A blast at a Turkey military explosives factory killed five people on Saturday, a regional governor said.
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Patrol boats circled and officers descended by rope from a helicopter during a staged hostage crisis in the southern city of Kaohsiung, as Taiwan's armed forces held drills on Saturday.